13,411
Students
Financial aid thermometer
9,340
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
40
40%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

City College of the City University of New York is a Comprehensive institution located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY  10031-9198
United States
Contact Phone: 212-650-7000

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Latin American Studies Checkmark
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

25,378
Applied
10,340
Accepted
13,411
Enrolled
41%
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Female Admissions

13,530
Females Applied
6,352
Females Accepted
47%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

11,848
Males Applied
3,988
Males Accepted
34%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

65
Application Fee
3.34
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Creative challenge for architecture, supplemental application for engineering

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 1st February 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer February 1st March 1st Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,730
In-state
18,000
Out-of-state
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Fees

127
Full-time student fees

Financial Aid

9,340
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,212
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,249
Avg. Loan Aid
4,410
Avg. Grant Aid
8,246
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
84%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
84%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

13,411
Total undergrad students
6%
International Students
4%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 38.18%
Black or African American 15.43%
White or Caucasian 16.02%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.15%
Asian 24.09%
Two or more races 1.61%

Gender

Male (48.8%)
Female (51.2%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 1%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Fashion Show&-FIC and Harlemween&-USG

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Latin American Engineering Student Assoc./Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, National Society of Black Engineers, Bangladesh Student Association, Salsa-Mambo and InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing No No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field Checkmark Division 3 No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing Checkmark Division 3 No
Lacrosse No No No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field Checkmark Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

1,461
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 504
Part-time - 957
Male - 801
Female - 660