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

New York Tech’s OPEN House Is Now a COVID-19 Emergency Site

OPEN House, a solar home built by NYIT School of Architecture and Design students in 2007, is now the site of an emergency operations center on Long Island during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Student-athletes Are On a Roll

Nearly 130 student-athletes were named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the fall 2019-2020 academic year, with five earning a 4.0 GPA.

Q&A: Staying Active While Staying Home

New York Tech’s Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Dana Carney on ways to stay active at home while people social distance during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Match Day 2020: A Virtual Success

On March 20, NYITCOM’s future physicians accepted their next mission in healing: their medical residencies.

AAUP, New York Tech Faculty Generously Support COVID-19 Student Emergency Fund

New York Tech's two AAUP faculty chapters immediately reacted to the announcement of the Big Give's new Student Emergency Fund and collectively designated $50,000 toward students with financial hardships because of COVID-19.

New York Tech Extends Deposit Deadline

In light of the extraordinary circumstances, the deposit date for the incoming Fall 2020 freshman class is extended by one month, to June 1.

Breaking the Stigmas of HIV

NYITCOM-Arkansas students helped organize the inaugural Delta HIV Symposium to educate health care providers, educators, and future physicians about the latest advancements and treatments for those with HIV and high-risk patients.

Alumni Profile: Kunal Kamlesh Kulkarni

Kunal Kalmlesh Kulkarni (M.S. ’19) enrolled in New York Tech’s computer science program to help his father develop software to help make the family’s electrical control panels company more efficient.

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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