A college program and community network

Founded in January 2015, the New York University Prison Education Program (NYU PEP) is a college program that offers an Associate of Arts degree and educational programming to men incarcerated at Wallkill Correctional Facility in Ulster County, New York. By offering transferrable credits, and resources for developing critical skills and relationships, we are committed to supporting the academic and professional goals for our students both in prison and upon their release.


60+ NYU courses

taught at Wallkill


150+ students 

have earned college credits at Wallkill


8 students awarded

 Associate’s Degrees from NYU at Wallkill