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Meet the Finalists

Two CUNY schools reach the Round of 10 in quest for the prestigious Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence

Big Helping Hand

CUNY is distributing $3.1 million to pay the summer session tuition and fees for thousands of students who have children

Celebrating Sandra

CUNY cheers two-time alumna Lindsay, first American to receive COVID-19 vaccine, for Presidential honor



Celebrating 175 Years of CUNY’s Legacy​

On May 7, 2022, CUNY turns 175 years young! We are celebrating the birth of our University’s mission in 1847 and our storied legacy with a yearlong #CUNY175 campaign. Join us as we honor our legendary students, iconic faculty, and more!


Catch Up or Get Ahead

With multiple different summer sessions from May to August, visiting students and CUNY students can pick from more than 1,000 summer courses, with options in-person and online.

Summer at CUNY


Stepping Into
the CUNYverse!

Explore the many unique and varied perspectives of our University through the eyes, words, microphones and lenses of those who know it best. Introducing a bold new platform for expression of all things CUNY (and some not) that is by students, for students.

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Applications are open for the NYS Excelsior Scholarship! The program covers tuition for eligible CUNY students. For the 2022-23 academic year, families who earned $125,000 or less in the tax year 2020 are eligible to apply.

➡️ Deadline: August 31
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Chancellor Felix Matos Rodriguez in academic robes

Chancellor Matos Rodríguez

Meet our Chancellor

A member of the CUNY community for two decades, Chancellor Matos Rodríguez is using his platform as the first educator of color and first Latino in the role to ensure that the University excels at our mission to serve and elevate New Yorkers of all backgrounds.

Campus Events

8/09/2022 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Spitzer In-Person Tour

The City College of New York

8/10/2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Vaccination Guidance and Return to Campus Virtual Town Hall

College of Staten Island

8/10/2022 | 4:00 PM

KCC Virtual Info Session

Kingsborough Community College

8/10/2022 | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

STEM Academy Admissions IN PERSON Information Session

LaGuardia Community College

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The nation’s largest urban university, offering a range of undergraduate, graduate degrees and continuing education opportunities to over 500,000 students of all ages and backgrounds on 25 NYC campuses.

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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.


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CUNY is committed to maintaining a safe environment at all times and is a strong supporter of New York State’s policies and laws against sexual assault on college campuses.