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CUNY City College of New York
  • 4 Year
  • NEW YORK, NY

CUNY City College of New York Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade unavailable
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Undergrads in College Housing
No data available  
Average Housing Cost
$12,710 / year
Poll
31%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 103 responses
Poll
33%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 184 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade unavailable
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
No
Average Meal Plan Cost
No data available  
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 275 responses
  • Campus deli
    17%
  • Halal
    17%
  • Café One
    16%
  • Chinese food section
    16%
  • Sub-concious (i think that's how it's spelled)
    12%
  • Starbucks
    9%
  • No complaints here!!
    3%
33%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 135 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade B
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade B minus
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 100 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    16%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    47%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    33%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    4%

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Safety

Safety
grade B+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
87%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 117 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 77 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    68%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    25%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    4%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    4%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 93 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    37%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    55%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    2%
  • Not very visible.
    4%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 220 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    6%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    17%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    53%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    24%
Men's Varsity Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball
Women's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Fencing, Soccer, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Model UN, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Film Society, Television Station, Yearbook
Music
Choral Groups, Jazz Band, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 99 responses
  • Club hours
    21%
  • Club events
    17%
  • Lavender Week
    14%
  • Orientation
    13%
  • Diversity of college events
    9%
  • None
    8%
  • I don't spend very much time on campus
    7%

Scholarship

Party Scene

Party Scene
grade C+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 141 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    1%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    10%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    8%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    29%
  • Parties? What parties?
    52%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 62 responses
  • The end of the semester party.
    29%
  • Tipico Night
    26%
  • None
    13%
  • We don't party
    13%
  • Graduation
    8%
  • 21st birthdays
    5%
  • Not sure yet
    3%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
37%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 175 responses

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