The City University of New York (CUNY) is the right college choice for thousands of New Yorkers for many reasons. With 24 campuses across five boroughs, it offers a wide range of degrees, plus prep programs to get you on track. CUNY is affordable and offers great financial support. In fact, most students graduate debt-free!
What's Available at CUNY
CUNY has something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a particular major, a specific degree program, or financial support, most likely you’ll find it at CUNY.
Colleges and majors With 24 campuses across all five boroughs, CUNY offers a great education close to home. Each college has a range of majors and programs—from History and Biology to Computer Science and Dance. Search for your interest on the CUNY website.
Degrees and programs CUNY comes in all shapes and sizes: community colleges, four-year senior colleges, and graduate programs. Whether you’re aiming for an associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree, you can complete it at a CUNY campus. If you’re not sure which degree is right for you, admissions counselors are standing by to help.
Tuition-free CUNY started a program that allows qualifying students to attend tuition-free! Learn about requirements for the Excelsior Scholarship and how to apply.
Visit the CUNY Welcome Center
Have questions about which CUNY school is right for you—or how to apply? Visit the CUNY Welcome Center. Bring along a valid photo ID and any application materials you want to submit or review. The center is located at:
CUNY Start/Math Start Students admitted to CUNY who need extra academic help (based on the results of their CUNY Assessment Test) can apply for CUNY Start. The program assist you in preparing for college-level reading, writing, and math before starting classes for credit. It costs only $75.
Math Start is an 8-week intensive course that helps students increase their math skills to meet CUNY proficiency standards. It costs only $35 for materials and includes free MetroCards. Learn more about CUNY Start/Math Start