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City College of the City University of New York

New York, NY 4-Year Public

CCNY Student Life

CCNY is on a 35-acre campus in an urban setting in New York, New York, not far from New York City. CCNY has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

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CCNY has a thriving Percy Ellis Sutton SEEK. In fact, more students participate in Percy Ellis Sutton SEEK than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at CCNY include Women in Computer Science (WiCS), Muslim Student Organization and Women in Islam (MSO and WII), Dominican Students Association (DSA) and Philippine American Organization (PAO).

The CCNY community comes together each year for Welcome Back Day, Club Fair/Spring Activities Fair and Lavender Fever Homecoming Week - Lavender Fest.

Does CCNY Offer Student Housing?

CCNY offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

CCNY offers coed housing and .

CCNY Athletics

At CCNY there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at CCNY:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Track And Field NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Lacrosse Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Cross Country Running Club Teams Club Teams NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Basketball NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Soccer NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Volleyball NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1

Is CCNY 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.

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

CCNY offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to CCNY

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 CCNY, take Henry Hudson Parkway to New York, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to LaGuardia airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in New York you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

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

CCNY Students

55%

Women

45%

Men

78%

Full Time

22%

Part Time

98%

In State

2%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

38%

26%

14%

13%

6%

3%

0.16%

0.14%

Undergraduate Students

12,587

Graduate Students

2,640

Non-Resident / International Students

690

CCNY Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

15,227

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

51%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,340

Out-of-State

$19,010

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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