Our Students

New York Tech students are makers, doers, innovators, and inventors, eager to make the world a better place. They take on real-world problems and tackle them inside and outside the classroom. Our undergraduate and graduate students conduct groundbreaking research, pursue internships at top companies, volunteer at organizations in need, and attend professional conferences to network with industry leaders. When they graduate, they are ready to lead, heal, and create.


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Features and Videos

Architecture Students Benefit from 3-D BIM Collaborative Technology During COVID-19

How 3-D building information modeling (BIM) technology introduced in remote classwork helped students work and collaborate, while also providing them valuable experience with a tool that many employers in the design world rely on every day.

How the New York Tech Community is Observing Juneteenth

To the New York Tech community, Juneteenth is more than just a day off. It is an opportunity to observe, reflect, and most importantly, educate ourselves on our country’s history, injustices still taking place, and what the future holds for us.

Renowned Architect Alberto Campo Baeza Inaugurates Dean’s Atelier Studio

In spring 2021, the inaugural School of Architecture and Design Tommaso and Franca Chieco Dean’s Atelier Studio hosted world-renowned architect Alberto Campo Baeza as distinguished guest professor for a third-year design class.

Adjunct Instructor Jamel Vanderburg on the Importance of Juneteenth

In an opinion piece for The Box, Jamel Vanderburg, M.P.A., adjunct instructor of interdisciplinary studies, talks about the importance and significance of Juneteenth.

New York Tech Celebrates Pride Month

Meet the innovative voices of the LGBTQIA community, who are creating change at New York Tech.

Architecture Students and Faculty Make a Grand Showing at Venice Biennale

A delegation of School of Architecture and Design faculty and students will be among the 112 participants from 46 countries at the 2021 Venice Biennale Architecture.

And the Winners Are…New York Tech Animation and Film Festival 2021

Digital art and design and communication arts students presented their animations, motion graphic pieces, films, and documentary shorts at the Animation and Film Festival 2021.

Alumni Profile: Cathy Ellis

As an undergrad, Cathy Ellis (B.S. ’21) left New York Tech when she accepted an internship that led to a successful two-decade career. However, she always wanted to complete her degree and returned to earn her B.S. in Communication and Media Production.

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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