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Hunter College, founded in 1870, is a public institution. Its three-block campus is located in New York City.

Website: hunter.cuny.edu

Public
Co-ed
17,212
Undergraduate
Students
(64.8%) 11,159 Women
(35.2%) 6,053 Men
5,990
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
36% of 31,030 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.46
SAT Math
560-650 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
530-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $18,831
Out-of-state: $30,101
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,180
Out-of-state: $18,450
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Freshman Award
$8,522
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$15,096
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
675
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 37% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 5% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

New York Population
8,244,910
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
1% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Hunter Hawk
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
32.3% Asian
12.3% Black/African-American
23.7% Hispanic/Latino
0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
31.5% White
0.0% Unknown
International Students
5.4% from 162 countries
First-Year Students Returning
85.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
27.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
28.4%
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