Macaulay Honors College at CUNY is a highly selective college where New York’s most promising students receive the financial and academic support to realize their leadership potential. Many graduate debt-free.
Macaulay students receive a tuition scholarship, access to the Opportunities Fund for study abroad and other academic experiences (subject to availability), personalized advising by dedicated staff, a laptop computer and technology support.
The student-to-advisor ratio at Macaulay is among the highest at US honors colleges, providing exceptional academic and professional guidance to each student.
Macaulay students enroll as undergraduates in one of eight CUNY senior colleges. They take most of their courses at their home campus where they can meet with advisors and other students in the campus’s honors lounge. In addition, they take a set of four required seminar courses created just for them.
Macaulay is two minutes from Lincoln Center’s performing arts spaces, two minutes from Central Park, and in the heart of Manhattan’s cultural and artistic center.
The #1 train stops around the corner, at 66th Street and Broadway.
The 5, 7, 10, 20, 104, buses, as well as the 66 crosstown bus, all stop within one block.