CUNY -- Hunter College

New York, NY

CUNY -- Hunter College

New York, NY

Do you work for CUNY -- Hunter College?

Claim This Profile

Tuition & Fees

$7,180

$18,450

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
7%
600-699
24%
500-599
59%
400-499
7%
300-399
0
700-800
11%
600-699
41%
500-599
41%
400-499
5%
300-399
0
200-299
0

Not Reported

More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

35%

male

65%

female

13.5

students

1

faculty

More Student Details

Very Selective

36%

acceptance rate

Accepted 11,300
Declined 19,730
Total Received 31,030
More Admissions Details

Public

17,212

undergraduate students

5,990

graduate students

More Student Details

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
New York University New York, NY
Pace University New York, NY
CUNY — Baruch College New York, NY
Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY
Fordham University Bronx, NY
Columbia University New York, NY
CUNY — City College New York, NY
Manhattan College Riverdale, NY
CUNY — Queens College Queens, NY
Hofstra University Hempstead, NY
See All School Suggestions for You
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Location

School Facts

Hunter College, founded in 1870, is a public institution. Its three-block campus is located in New York City.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 23,202
Established in 1870
Coeducational Coeducational

Main campus of three city blocks in Manhattan (New York City population: 8,622,698); branch campuses at other locations in Manhattan. Served by air, bus, and train. School operates transportation between main campus and Brookdale campus in Manhattan. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

CUNY — Hunter College
695 Park Avenue
New York, NY
10065

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
1%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Coed housing
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups
  • Local fraternities on campus
  • Local sororities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
7%
600-699
24%
500-599
59%
400-499
7%
300-399
0
700-800
11%
600-699
41%
500-599
41%
400-499
5%
300-399
0
200-299
0

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $65
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.46

Very Selective

36%

acceptance rate

Accepted 11,300
Declined 19,730
Total Received 31,030

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
interview
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Not Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
class rank
recommendation(s)
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 162
Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

88%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$5,279

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,730
Additional fees $450.20
Books & supplies $1,364
Other fees $4,342
Total $12,886.20
Average Financial Aid - $5,279
Total with Avg. Aid $7,607.20
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Financial Facts

Net Price Calculator Visit calculator
Installment payment plan yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Cross-country running
Fencing
Gymnastics
Soccer
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Cross-country running, Gymnastics, Racquetball, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming and diving, Tennis, Volleyball

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Cross-country running, Gymnastics, Racquetball, Soccer, Swimming and diving, Tennis, Volleyball

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Athletic Conference

NCAA Division III

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
African-American/Black Studies
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
Anthropology
Archeology
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies, General
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biotechnology
Chemistry, General
Chinese Language and Literature
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Comparative Literature
Computer Science
Dance, General
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
Environmental Science
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
French Language and Literature
Geography
German Language Teacher Education
German Language and Literature
Health Teacher Education
Hebrew Language and Literature
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
History, General
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Italian Language and Literature
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Latin American Studies
Latin Language and Literature
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mathematics, General
Music, General
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Health, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Russian Language and Literature
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Statistics, General
Urban Studies/Affairs
Women's Studies
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree - professional

23,202

total students

97%

in-state

3%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

74%

17,212
students

Female
65%
11,159

Male
35%
6,053

26%

5,990
students

Female
76%
4,526

Male
24%
1,464

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

76%

13,111
students

Female
65%
8,490

Male
35%
4,621

24%

4,101
students

Female
66%
2,669

Male
34%
1,432

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 85%
Student 4 year graduation rate 28%
Student 5 year graduation rate 22%
Student 6 year graduation rate 7%

Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
11%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
30%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
22%
Hispanic/Latino
29%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino

1,895

Transfer students enrolled

8%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions no
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: March 15

Transfer difficulty

'Minimally difficult

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

90%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway