SEE WHAT CUNY
CAN DO FOR YOU

SEE WHAT CUNY
CAN DO FOR YOU

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Attend Tuition-Free

79%

Graduate Debt-Free

The Greatest urban university in the world

CUNY propels almost six times as many low-income students into the middle class and beyond as all eight Ivy League campuses, plus Duke, M.I.T., Stanford and Chicago, combined.
– New York Times

High-Quality
Affordable Education

Annual Tuition + Fees

$7,014

CUNY 4-YEAR
COLLEGES

$10,270

PUBLIC 4-YEAR
IN-STATE INSTITUTIONS

$16,000*

FOR-PROFIT
INSTITUTIONS
* fees not included

$35,720

PRIVATE NONPROFIT 4-YEAR
COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES

Your Future
Degree Program

CUNY offers more than 1,750 top-notch academic programs for degree-seeking students. Undergraduate programs will lead to either an associate or the bachelor’s degree.

An associate’s degree requires approximately 60 college credits while a bachelor’s typically requires 120 college credits

Students
Improving the World

Matthew LoCastro, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College
Istou Diallo, Fulbright winner from John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Safiyed Mahjebin, Truman Scholar from Hunter College

91 NSF FELLOWS
79 FULBRIGHT SCHOLARS
10 TRUMAN SCHOLARS
13 Nobel Laureates
24 MacArthur Fellows

Over a million
Alumni Connections

With more than one million alumni of 25 colleges, CUNY grads are making their mark from coast to coast and around the world. From Nobel Laureates to award-winning educators and leaders in public service, medicine, business and other fields, alumni are a valuable resource for your future.

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People in DUMBO Brooklyn, by the Manhattan Bridge
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1,750 Programs & Majors graphic for Giving Tuesday
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Study on 25 campuses
across New York City

5 Boroughs
11 Four-Year Colleges
7 Community Colleges
7 Graduate & Professional Schools

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WHERE WILL CUNY
TAKE YOU?

Every year, hundreds of thousands of students – including a record 274,000 degree-credit students – choose
The City University of New York for a multitude of reasons that can be summed up as one: opportunity.
Providing a quality, accessible education, regardless of background or means, has been CUNY’s mission since 1847.