Our Students

NYIT students are makers, doers, innovators, and inventors, eager to make the world a better place. At NYIT, they tackle real-world problems in and out of the classroom. They conduct groundbreaking research, pursue internships, and network with industry leaders. And when they graduate, they are ready to lead, heal, and create.


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Features and Videos

A Lesson in Collaboration

Students in the Foundations of Inquiry interdisciplinary course get an important history lesson and learn the value of critical and analytical thinking.

Aspiring Filmmakers Take Flight

Every year, JetBlue takes a group of students with special needs from the Henry Viscardi School on a flight to Boston. Twelve NYIT College of Arts and Sciences students captured the fifth anniversary trip in the short film, Ready for Takeoff.

Student Profile: Nadia Hossain

The computer science major plans to use her degree to make a positive impact in the world.

School of Management Debuts Podcast

The show, hosted by John Rebecchi, Ph.D. (M.B.A. ’83), will offer unique perspectives on how to successfully run a business.

News Byte: Stressed Out? “No-Stress Tuesdays” Is Here to Help

Every Tuesday, the Office of International and Experiential Education hosts workshops on the New York City campus to help ease some of the tension students may experience during the semester.

Bull’s-eye! NYITCOM Student Targets Cancer Treatment

Connor Abramowicz lands a coveted internship with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, where he is working on a study to discover why the failure rate of cancer therapies is so high.

Student-Athletes Start the Year by Doing Good

New York Tech student-athletes are leaders when it comes to giving back to the community. They placed fourth in the NCAA DII rankings in volunteer hours and community-service participation.

Students Join the Climate Rally Movement in New York City

New York Institute of Technology students and staff joined thousands of people marching in lower Manhattan demanding actions from officials on the global climate crisis.

By the Numbers

    • Undergraduate: 51%
    • Graduate: 42%
    • Medical/Professional: 7%
  • International Makeup

  • Racial and Ethnic Makeup

    • American Indian/Alaska Native: <1%
    • Asian: 18%
    • Black/African-American: 5%
    • Hispanic/Latino: 9%
    • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: <1%
    • Non-resident alien: 27%
    • Two or more races: 1%
    • Unknown: 11%
    • White: 27%
  • Gender Ratio

  • Scholarship Recipients

  • Pell Grant Recipients

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