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IPEDS ID: 190576
OPE ID: 00476500
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CUNY Graduate School and University Center
365 Fifth Ave, New York, New York 10016
General information:  (212) 817-7000
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Less than one year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus setting:  City: Large
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  6,954 (1,795 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  8 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2015Full timePart time
Total faculty224283
Research and public service90
Total graduate assistants-1,288
Average tuition and fees for academic year2015-2016
Undergraduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$6,330
In-state fees$430
Out-of-state tuition$13,440
In-state fees$430
Graduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$9,060
In-state fees$313
Out-of-state tuition$21,000
Out-of-state fees$313
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition planX
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2014-2015
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid142025%$1,775,889$4,228
Pell grants39123%$1,327,925$3,396
Federal student loans27616%$1,868,092$6,768
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2014-2015, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2015
Total enrollment6,954
Undergraduate enrollment1,795
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment475
Graduate enrollment5,159
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 19%
Part-time: 81%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 30%
Female: 70%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 10%
Black or African American: 34%
Hispanic/Latino: 31%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 21%
Two or more races: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Undergraduate Student Age
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 19%
25 and over: 81%
Age unknown: 0%
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 74%
Part-time: 26%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 79%
Enrolled in some distance education: 3%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 18%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 8%
Enrolled in some distance education: 1%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 92%
Undergraduate application fee (2015-2016): $65
  • This institution does not admit full-time first-time degree/certificate-seeking students, therefore admission information was not reported.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in the cohort year, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2014-2015
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramBachelorMasterDoctorUndergraduate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies----5
American/United States Studies/Civilization----4
Disability Studies724--10
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other----0
Near and Middle Eastern Studies-11---
Women's Studies----2
Category total735--21
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General-1515--
Category total-2122--
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General-59d--12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other----0
Business/Commerce, General77d894-
Business/Corporate Communications---0-
Labor and Industrial Relations---380
Labor Studies-20-714
Organizational Behavior Studies---5-
Organizational Leadership----0
Project Management----8
Transportation/Mobility Management---4d-
Category total77d87d958d34
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric47d----
Category total47d80---
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other----1
Computer Science-1112--
Category total-1112-1
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching----1
Drama and Dance Teacher Education----0
Education, General---5-
Urban Education and Leadership-1215--
Category total-121551
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering-12--
Chemical Engineering-00--
Civil Engineering, General-00--
Electrical and Electronics Engineering-01--
Mechanical Engineering-00--
Category total-13--
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General-2625--
Category total-2625--
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Development---18-
Category total---18-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General-73--
Comparative Literature-149--
French Language and Literature-23--
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General--0--
Spanish Language and Literature-712--
Category total-4734--
Health Professions and Related Programs
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist-96--
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator20d----
Health/Health Care Administration/Management---510
Nursing Science--6--
Physical Therapy/Therapist--44--
Public Health, General--4--
Category total20d968510
History, General-1312--
Category total-1312--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration-914--
Category total-914--
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Professions and Studies, Other----35
Category total----35
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies6848---
Category total6848---
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General-1511--
Category total-1511--
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis----1
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies---2-
Medieval and Renaissance Studies----2
Category total-3523
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Category total-79--
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General-2017--
Geology/Earth Science, General-715--
Physical Sciences67----
Physics, General-1320--
Category total674052--
Clinical Psychology-411--
Developmental and Child Psychology-105--
Educational Psychology-311--
Environmental Psychology-42--
Experimental Psychology-611--
Forensic Psychology-714--
Industrial and Organizational Psychology-44--
Psychology, General25d21--
Psychology, Other-88--
Social Psychology-24--
Category total25d5071--
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration---626
Social Work-75--
Category total-75626
Social Sciences
Demography and Population Studies----1
Economics, General-99--
Political Science and Government, General-514--
Urban Studies/Affairs3d25---
Category total16d5856-1
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation-1712--
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General-64--
Film/Cinema/Video Studies----2
Music Performance, General--9--
Music Theory and Composition--0--
Music, General-915--
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology-14---
Category total-4640-2
Grand total32762546394134
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
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Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2014-2015
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 0
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 8
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 0
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 0
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: $5,488
Full-time students: 0%
Part-time students: 100%
Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution.
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Middle States Commission on Higher Education(!)7/1/1961 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs12/1/1968 -  Accredited
School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs12/8/2000 -  Accredited
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology9/1/2005 - 9/1/2010Accredited
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology9/1/2010 -  Accredited
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2014 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201220132014
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations000
Liquor law violations000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible00
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Statutory rape0
Aggravated assault000
Motor vehicle theft000
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • As of the 2015 data collection (2014 data onwards), statistics for Sex offenses - Forcible and Sex offenses - Non-forcible are no longer collected. Rape, Fondling, Incest and Statutory rape statistics were not collected prior to the 2015 data collection.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201320122011
Default rate3.7%3.0%6.4%
Number in default221728
Number in repayment594550437
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)