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Baruch College of the City University of New York

New York, NY 4-Year Public

Baruch College Student Life

Baruch College is on a 4-acre campus in an urban setting in New York, New York. There are many activities and organizations for Baruch College students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Baruch College has not reported any data on the presence of fraternities or sororities.

Baruch College has a thriving Accounting Society. In fact, more students participate in Accounting Society than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Baruch College include Caribbean Students Association, Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting, Golden Key International Honor Society and Helpline.

The Baruch College community comes together each year for Street Fair, Club Fair and Caribbean Cultural Festival.

Does Baruch College offer student housing?

Baruch College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Baruch College students live off campus. In 2021, 2% of undergrads at Baruch College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 98% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Baruch College. There are 291 spots available in on-campus housing for all 15,774 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 64 students chose to live in campus housing.

Baruch College offers coed housing and .

Is Baruch College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Baruch College of the City University of New York is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Baruch College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Baruch College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to Baruch College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Baruch College, take FDR Drive to New York, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to LaGuardia airport.

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Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Baruch College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Baruch College Campus Services

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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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