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We're here to help you design your future.

What do you want to be? Where do you want to go? You have so many choices – we'd like to show you why City may be the right choice for you.

City is an old school with new ideas. Founded in 1847, we take pride in our tradition, eagerly embrace the present, and ride the cutting edge of the future. The College, with one of the most diverse student bodies in any college of America, is a mirror image of New York City. Our mission emphasizes access and excellence in undergraduate and graduate education and research, and opportunities for internships and study abroad abound. Whether you are looking for preparation for an exciting career or graduate and doctoral studies, City College offers the path to your future. We offer over 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees in architecture, education, engineering, the arts and humanities, the social sciences and science, as well as a unique BS/MD program.

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The Office of Admissions will be closed from 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm on Wednesday, December 17, 2014.

Attend City this Spring!

Interested in applying for the Spring 2015 semester? The Office of Admissions will be accepting applications until Friday, January 2nd.  Find out if you qualify for WALK-IN ADMISSIONS.

Notice of Friday Closing - Admissions Office

Effective Friday, February 7, 2014, the new hours of operations for the Admissions Office will be:
Monday and Thursday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
**Friday: CLOSED
These new hours of operation have become necessary while the college is in the process of implementing the new CUNYfirst integrated campus solution.  For more information regarding CUNYfirst, please visit our web page at
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience and understanding.
Please Note:  Campus Tours scheduled for Fridays will be held and will leave from the Welcome Desk located outside of the Office of Admissions.  Click here to learn how to schedule a campus tour.

Freshmen applying to The Grove School of Engineering are required to submit a supplemental application form.  Exception: applicants to the Macaulay Honors College are NOT required to complete the supplemental application form.


ALL freshmen and transfer students applying to The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture are required to submit a Creative Challenge form. This includes applicants to the Macaulay Honors College.


ALL freshmen applying to the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education are required to submit two separate applications.

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