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CUNY Hunter College
  • 4 Year
  • NEW YORK, NY

CUNY Hunter College 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
$6,454 / year
Poll
17%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 134 responses
Poll
26%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 172 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 297 responses
  • Neighboring food places
    19%
  • Food trucks
    16%
  • Chipotle!
    14%
  • 3rd fl cafeteria
    12%
  • Fruit and vegetable cart
    8%
  • Pizza places and deli
    7%
  • The food on campus is very expensive for students
    7%
28%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 177 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade D minus
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade C 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 130 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    15%
  • 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.
    32%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    5%

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Safety

Safety
grade A minus
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
96%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 145 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 106 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    69%
  • 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.
    5%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    2%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 118 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    27%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    58%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    1%
  • Not very visible.
    7%
  • We have campus police?
    7%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 238 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    3%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    11%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    58%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    29%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Fencing, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Fencing, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
No data available  
Music
No data available  
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 61 responses
  • Club fair
    30%
  • Going to the gym
    28%
  • Talent Show
    10%
  • All the dance shows!
    7%
  • Halloween Party
    7%
  • School Plays by the Theater Department
    7%
  • At the MLS club we do fun activities
    5%

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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 161 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    3%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    9%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    2%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    23%
  • Parties? What parties?
    63%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 51 responses
  • None
    24%
  • Hunter Formal
    18%
  • Unsure
    14%
  • We party outside of school
    12%
  • Final fever
    10%
  • Graduation
    6%
  • We don't party
    6%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
51%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 173 responses

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