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

The Sky’s the Limit for a Group of Architecture Students

Second- and third-year architecture students designed and installed “Housing Density: From Tenements to Towers,” an exhibit on display at the Skyscraper Museum in New York City.

Hooding the Next Generation of Healers

On May 20, the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2019 was welcomed into the medical profession with an emotional hooding ceremony at the Tilles Center.

Student Profile: Robert Callaghan

The communication and media production is heading for a career in sports media after landing a coveted internship with CBS.

NYIT Baseball Is Going to the Super Regional

The Bears defeated Wilmington to advance to the NCAA DII Super Regional against Southern New Hampshire University on May 24.

Congratulations Class of 2019!

On May 19, nearly 7,000 graduates, family members, and friends gathered on the Long Island campus to celebrate the Class of 2019 at New York Institute of Technology’s 58th Commencement ceremony.

High School Students Learn About STEM Fields at First Girls in Engineering and Technology Day

On May 4, a group of high school girls convened at NYIT-Long Island to learn about STEM fields at the College of Engineering and Computing Science’s first Girls in Engineering and Technology event.

Medical School Class of 2022 Honors the Selfless Gift of Whole Body Donation

Donor memorial ceremonies at both the Long Island and Jonesboro NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine locations honored those who donated their bodies to science.

MayFest: 2019

On May 7, the community came together for an afternoon of fun and games.

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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