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

Students Find Great SOURCE of Information, Humor, and More

On April 29, students gathered on the New York City campus and Zoom for the Symposium on University Research and Creative Expression (SOURCE), the annual end-of-year event, which gives them a unique opportunity to present their scholarly work to peers.

Student Profile: Charon Hu

When Charon Hu graduates from New York Tech’s Long Island campus this May, he will make England his next stop on his path to expand his architectural knowledge into areas and issues he became aware of during his undergraduate education.

Career Week Wrap-up

During the weeklong event, students had the opportunity to learn how to polish their résumé, take advantage of LinkedIn Learning, find the career best suited for them, and more.

Student Profile: Taylor Rutherford

While growing up, Taylor Rutherford’s positive encounters with doctors put her on a path to medicine. But the unique approach one doctor took when caring for her mother as well as a lecture by an osteopathic physician (D.O.), solidified her decision to become a D.O.

MayFest 2022

The Long Island and New York City campuses were buzzing with fun-filled activities from May 2 through 6, when students, faculty, and staff came together to celebrate the end of the academic year at MayFest.

VR Game Helps Those with Learning Disabilities

New York Tech’s UX/UI Design and Development, M.A. program made an impressive showing at MIT’s annual extended reality (XR) hackathon, Reality Hack.

Six Architecture Students Selected for Metropolis Magazine’s Future100

Once again, School of Architecture and Design Students were selected as the top graduating architecture and interior design students in the United States and Canada by Metropolis magazine.

Student Profile: Wilson Fung

As a child, Wilson Fung played piano competitively. But when competing became too stressful, he stopped. Now, the electrical and computer engineering major plays for fun and, what once gave him stress, helps him decompress.

By the Numbers

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    • Undergraduate: 3,637
    • Graduate: 2,477
    • Medical/Professional: 1,821
  • International Makeup

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  • Racial and Ethnic Makeup

    (New York/online only)

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    • American Indian/Alaska Native (0.2%)
    • Asian (19.2%)
    • Black/African-American (9.2%)
    • Hispanic/Latino (15.5%)
    • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander (0.4%)
    • White (24.4%)
    • Two or more ethnicities (3.8%)
    • Unknown (10.8%)
    • Non-resident alien (16.5%)
  • Gender Ratio

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  • Scholarship Recipients

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  • Percent of International Students

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  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio

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  • Undergraduate Students are First-Generation

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  • Financial Aid Award

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    • $32,227 average financial aid award for first-time, full-time degree-seeking students at our New York campuses
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