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Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

New York, NY 4-Year Private

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Student Life

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is in an urban setting in New York, New York, not far from New York City. Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art also has fraternities and sororities.

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art has a thriving South Asian Society. In fact, more students participate in South Asian Society than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art include Pro Musica, Chinese Student Association, Drama Society and Outdoors Club; Intervarsity Christian Fellowship.

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art community comes together each year for Fall Festival, Pro Musica Jam and Cultural Show and Food Festival.

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Housing

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

Most Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art students live off campus. In 2021, 20% of undergrads at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 80% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. There are 187 spots available in on-campus housing for all 867 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 187 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 50% students stay on-campus.

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers coed housing.

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Athletics

At Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art 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 university, funding, and competition 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 Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Soccer Club Teams Club Teams Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Tennis Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Volleyball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

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.

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Additionally, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art has security guards.

Plan a Visit to Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

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Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Students

34%

Women

66%

Men

99%

Full Time

1%

Part Time

50%

In State

50%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

30%

20%

20%

10%

9%

7%

3%

Undergraduate Students

867

Non-Resident / International Students

173

Graduate Students

74

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

* Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

941

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

13%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$46,350

Out-of-State

$46,350

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 8
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