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About CUNY-City College
  • Year of Foundation 1847
  • Size of Campus 35 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 9,494
  • App. Deadlines Rolling
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 4,157 in-state, 10,957 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 40
For more than a century and a half, CUNY's story has been one of civic inspiration, responsiveness to public needs and unshakable commitment to an idea: that quality higher education should be accessible and affordable for all. From its establishment in 1847 as the Free Academy to its existence today as New York City's public institution of higher learning, CUNY has hewed to its mission as it has evolved to meet the diverse and growing needs of an ever-changing city. The City University of New York is home to more than one hundred research centers, institutes, and consortia. The centers focus their research efforts and related activities on the humanities, politics, the sciences, the environment, health, and other areas. The centers also offer academic resources, access to archives, exciting research opportunities, and a wide range of events.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Dance Association; Amistad; Asian Cultural Union; Bangladesh Student Association; Biomed Asian Health Coalition; Caribbean Students Association; CCNY Rainbow Alliance; Dominican Engineering Association; Ecudorian Cl
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 3
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Architecture Lecture Series; Asian Culture Month; Black Culture Month; Career Services fairs; Club Hours activities & booths; Engineering students' events; Student Support Services Program International Lunch; Japanese Cherry Blossom Day events; Latino Cul
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Biomedical Engineering Society; Caduceus Society; Economics Society; Golden Key International Society; International Indian Society; Public Relations Student Society of America; Society of Automotive Engineers; Society of Manufacturing Engineers; Society o
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 2
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) CCNY Hillel; Chinese Christian Fellowship; Inervarsity Christian Fellowship; Korean Christian Fellowship; Muslim Students Organization; Women in Islam;
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus New York City (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport New York City (5), New York City (5)
  • Distance to nearest train New York City (2)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered No
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability No
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,000
  • Number Of Microforms 894,164
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 150
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 21,403
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, birth control
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number of e-books 18,625
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 250
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,448,648
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Museums Benjamin Levich Institute for Physicochemical Hydrodynamics,Child Development and Family Service Center,Center for Algorithms & Interactive Scientific Software (CAISS),Center for Analysis of Structures and Interfaces (CASI),Center for Information Networki
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Subscriptions 31,602
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 9%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,000
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered