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CUNY--York College is a public institution that was founded in 1966. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,350, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 50 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. CUNY--York College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (North), Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $6,096 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $12,606 (2013-14).
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The Queens Survey 2004, sponsored by the CUNY indicated 3 major strengths for York (CUNY) College. It's Location and accessibility, the academic programs, and it's faculty.
|School type||public, coed college|
Interested in applying to CUNY--York College? The application fee at CUNY--York College is $65. It is least selective, with an acceptance rate of 60.4 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||60.4%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||N/A|
The student-faculty ratio at CUNY--York College is 19:1, and the school has 12.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at CUNY--York College include: Business Administration and Management, General; Psychology, General; Public Health Education and Promotion; Social Sciences, General; and Social Work. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 75.8 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||3%|
|Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates|
CUNY--York College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,350, with a gender distribution of 33.6 percent male students and 66.4 percent female students. CUNY--York College is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.
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|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA III|
Campus Info & Services
CUNY--York College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, and health service. CUNY--York College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at CUNY--York College, 35 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at CUNY--York College.
|Students who have cars on campus||35%|
|Health insurance offered||No|
Paying for School
At CUNY--York College, 67.7 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $5,650.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$6,096 (2013-14)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$12,606 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||N/A|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data