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City College of New York

Founded in 1847, City is an old institution with new ideas. We support innovation and research excellence and provide exceptional student outcomes. At City, you will learn from, be inspired by, and follow in the footsteps of the best scholars and academics. Our internationally recognized faculty includes Fulbright scholars, Guggenheim fellows, Pulitzer Prize and Emmy Award winners.

Quick Facts


2016/17 Intake Undergraduate Tuition per year = $13,849.90 (approx.). Estimates for Housing and Meals = $18,000 (approx.).


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About City College of New York

Welcoming Community

Every year more than 15,000 students from around the world, who speak 100 languages and represent 150 nationalities, choose to study at City. Our friendly community will make you feel welcome, so that you can study with confidence, make new friends and enjoy student life in New York City.

Excellence Since 1847

City has been providing affordable, world-class education for almost 170 years. To this day, we remain focused on teaching, learning and research excellence. Studying here gives you the opportunity to become part of our history by contributing to innovative discoveries that could change our world.

Facilities for Your Future

City’s hilltop campus has an impressive mix of Gothic architecture, modern buildings and state-of-the-art research centers that will help you reach your full academic potential. You will work with leading academics on advanced projects in fields ranging from science and engineering to the liberal arts.

Student Life Full of Surprises

At City you can get involved with over 180 student clubs and organizations. This is a great way to have fun, make friends, and develop new leadership skills by running your own club or society. You can also get into the community spirit by cheering on the Beavers, City’s very own baseball team.


Programs Offered

  • Choose from a whole range of exciting degrees in architecture, engineering, the arts and humanities and more. Undergraduate students at City also have the opportunity to take part in research projects. Whether you want to go on to study an advanced degree, or you wish to have a successful career in the world, graduate programs at City will prepare you for your future.

This school’s location

Fantastic New York Experience!

City is located on a beautiful and historic campus in the heart of New York. With a vibrant campus community and the exciting attractions on your doorstep, you’ll be able to enjoy a rich student experience that you’ll treasure for life. City is located in Harlem, a vibrant and multicultural neighborhood on Manhattan Island. You’ll find stunning parks, shops, music halls and restaurants close to campus. Top attractions, such as the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Bronx Zoo and Coney Island are just a subway ride away.

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