YOUR GATEWAY TO EXCELLENCE

and Global Leadership and more. Award-Winning Faculty. At CCNY, you will learn from, be inspired by, and follow in the footsteps of the best scholars.
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YOUR GATEWAY TO EXCELLENCE

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Why Choose The City College of New York Founded in 1847, CCNY is an old institution with new ideas. We support innovation and research excellence, and provide exceptional student outcomes. Degrees for Your Future

Our academic programs are affordable and designed to prepare you for success in the 21st century. You can choose from a range of undergraduate and graduate degrees within the innovative schools and departments at CCNY, including the Spitzer School of Architecture, the Grove School of Engineering, the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership and more.

Award-Winning Faculty

At CCNY, 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.

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Groundbreaking Research

We support research that makes a difference. We also have one of the largest undergraduate research programs in the New York area, so whether you’re studying an undergraduate or graduate degree, you’ll be able to take part in a range of research projects.

FAMOUS ALUMNI

Historic University System

The City University of New York (CUNY) System is the third largest university system in the United States, serving more than 480,000 students at 24 colleges and institutions. CCNY is the oldest of CUNY’s 24 institutions and considered to be its flagship university.

Jonas E. Salk, ’34

Faith Ringgold, ’55 B.S., ’58 M.A

Colin Luther Powell, ’58

Developer of first polio vaccine.

An award-winning painter and author of children’s books, best known for her narrative quilts.

American statesman and founder of the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership. He was the 65th United States Secretary of State, the first African American to serve in that position.

Andrew S. Grove, ’60

Co-founder of Intel Corp. and benefactor of Grove School of Engineering.

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Discover a Whole New World With the education you’ve gotten at this fine school, nothing is going to stop you from fulfilling your dreams. Former First Lady Michelle Obama, speaking at the 2016 CCNY Commencement

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The New York City Experience

Welcoming Community

Student Life Full of Surprises

Facilities for Your Future

Safe Environment

The Towers Accommodation

CCNY 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.

CCNY’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.

CCNY is the only university to win the National Invitation Tournament and National Collegiate Athletic Association Tournaments in the same season.

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Nobel Prize winners among the alumni

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

CCNY’s free shuttle bus service makes it easy for you to get around the campus, to the nearest subway station, and to the Towers accommodation. The City College Department of Public Safety