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Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

New York, NY

Location and Setting

New York Population
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Campus Size


24.9 average low in January, 78.9 average high in September
119 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in New York
Nearest Train Station
2 mile(s) from campus in New York


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
20% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
24-Hour Security Patrols
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
security guards

Personal Support Services

Health Service
Not offered
Personal Counseling
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation

Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
School Colors

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Volleyball x   x  
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Soccer x  
Tennis x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Soccer x  
Tennis x  
Volleyball x  
Women's Club Sports
Men's Club Sports

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, golf, skiing (downhill), swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, south asian society, pro musica, chinese student association, drama society, outdoors club; intervarsity christian fellowship
5% of women participate
5% of men participate

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