“We applaud the important increased investment in CUNY’s operations, as well as the continued commitment to critical maintenance.
CUNY in the News
January 16, 2018 | The University
CUNY CITIZENSHIP NOW! GEARS UP FOR EMERGENCY EVENTS TO HELP DREAMERS REQUEST RENEWAL OF DACA IMMIGRATION STATUSJanuary 16, 2018 | The University
CUNY Citizenship Now! will hold two emergency DACA assistance events, Thursday and next Tuesday, to help CUNY Dreamers and others seek renewal of their immigration status following a federal court order partially reopening the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
January 15, 2018 | The University
Today we commemorate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a true American hero whose impassioned leadership in the struggles for racial equality, social and economic justice, inclusion and opportunity helped define the conscience of a nation. And while it is altogether fitting that we celebrate his extraordinary contributions, it is striking and most unfortunate that his teaching continues to be in some ways as urgent and essential as it was half a century ago.
U.S. NEWS RANKS CUNY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES 16TH IN NATION IN 2018 BEST ONLINE BACHELOR’S DEGREESJanuary 9, 2018 | The University
U.S. News & World Report has ranked the CUNY School of Professional Studies 16th in the nation for the quality of its online bachelor’s degree programs, putting it in the top 5 percent of all ranked institutions for 2018, and making it the highest nationally ranked program in the state.
January 8, 2018 | The University
About two weeks after Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico last September, Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York called on his state’s public universities to offer to enroll the territory’s students at in-state tuition rates. “This action,” he said, “will alleviate a huge burden for these families as they try to repair and rebuild their lives.”
January 3, 2018 | The University
“We applaud Governor Cuomo’s plan to invest in food pantries on all public university campuses. CUNY has been a leader in addressing food insecurity on campus and runs pantries on more than half of our 24 campuses, including at six of our seven community colleges.
January 2, 2018 | CUNY in the News, The University
Freshman applications to The City University of New York for Fall 2018 have risen to a record 50,546 – an 11.1 percent increase as of Dec. 24, 2017, over the same time the year before, the University announced today.
December 20, 2017 | The University
A program that is dramatically improving college retention among students with high remedial needs at Kingsborough Community College will receive more than a half-million dollars from the Heckscher Foundation for Children for the third consecutive year, Chancellor James B. Milliken announced today.
December 8, 2017 | The University
The City University of New York and Professional Staff Congress have reached agreement on a restructuring of the workload of full-time teaching faculty that will enable professors to devote more time to individual work with students, to advising, holding office hours, conducting academic research and engaging in other activities that contribute to student success.
December 4, 2017 | The University
The City University of New York Board of Trustees today named Brigette A. Bryant as the first Vice Chancellor for University Advancement, a post in which she is charged with leading the development of a CUNY-wide advancement operation, essential to significantly increasing the University’s effectiveness in private fundraising.