Manhattan College ParkwayRiverdale, NY 10471 718-862-7200
About Manhattan College
  • Year of Foundation 1853
  • Size of Campus 22 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,026
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 47%, 53%, 28%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 26,700
  • Room and Board $11,420
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 60
  • Enrollment No. 3,049
Founded in 1853, Manhattan College offers an exceptional college education enriched by Lasallian Catholic values and access to New York City. Our celebrated faculty and 3,500 students are committed to the lifelong pursuit of academic excellence, career achievement, and reflection on values, ethics and principles. Manhattan College is committed to providing information on quality indicators that assist students, parents, and counselors in making informed decisions about institutions of higher education. We consistently rank among the top schools in national surveys that assess return on investment, the value of a degree and graduate salaries.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 2
  • Number of honor societies NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETIES; Alpha Beta Gamma - Radiological Technology; Alpha Iota Delta - Decision Sciences; Alpha Kappa Delta - Sociology; Alpha Sigma Lambda - Evening Students; Beta Beta Beta - Biology; Chi Epsilon - Civil Engineering; Delta Mu Delta - Bu
  • Number of sororities 2
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Christ in Your Life, Lasallian Collegians
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Barbecues, Quadstock, Manhattan Madness, Latino Fest, Bachelor/Bachelorette Auction, Irish Night, Jasper Jingle, Festival of Lessons & Carols (Christams Concert), Movies on the Quad, Family Weekend, Casino Nights, Coffeehouses, Senior Nights, Special Masse
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multi-cultural Student Union, International Student Association, Gaelic Society, Le Cercle Francais(French Club), Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, National Society of Black Engineers, Hellenic Society, Il Circolo
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Percent students who are frat members 2%
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Distance to nearest airport Kennedy Airport or Newark Airport (24), La Guardia Airport - Queens, NY (14)
  • Distance to nearest train Manhattan - Penn Station or Grand Central Station (12)
  • Distance to nearest bus Manhattan and Bronx (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 38%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 23%
  • 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 coed dorms (97%), women's dorms (2%), men's dorms (1%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 8
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 39%
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 100
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 657,990
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,048
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 55
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,151
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 300
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 1,751
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 25
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities Manhattan College Archives LsSalle Archives (Christian Brothers--New York and Long Island districts) Fales collection (English and American first editions) Manhattan College faculty and alumni publications
  • Number Of Books in Library 274,550
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,533
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Fordham University)
  • Student Employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 75%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,375
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Consolidated Edison Ernst & Young City of Yonkers BAE Systems Met Life KPMG Price Waterhouse Coopers Morgan Stanley New York City Department of Education
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 26%
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 65%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis