CUNY Housing

Students who attend CUNY experience a top-notch education in the vibrant atmosphere of New York City. Living on campus ensures a quality, secure environment with easy access to college facilities and social events, allowing you to make the most of your college experience.

On-campus or campus-sponsored residence hall facilities are currently available at Baruch College, Brooklyn College, The City College, College of Staten Island, Hunter College, Lehman College and Queens College. Additionally, most CUNY colleges offer resources and referral services to help students find affordable off-campus housing and apartments in the general vicinity of the college. Click the college names below to explore the housing options at CUNY.

Baruch College >>

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1760 Third Avenue Residence >>

Live with other Baruch undergraduates at the state-of-the-art residences, only twenty minutes away from campus. 1760 Third Avenue Residences is equipped with a concierge, high tech gym, laundry facility that texts you when your clothes are dry and a lounge to study or relax with friends. The building is just blocks away from Central Park, the Whitney Museum and a subway stop.

Brooklyn College >>

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Residence Hall @ Brooklyn College >> 
The Residence Hall @ Brooklyn College, owned and operated by Campus Housing, LLC, offers exclusive student housing for up to 290 students. The hall offers fully furnished single and double units with three different floor plans as well as lounges, 24-hour security, laundry facilities and a courtyard. All units include utilities such as air conditioning, cable TV, kitchenettes and wi-fi. For added security, transportation service is available to and from Brooklyn College.

The City College of New York >>

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The Towers >>
The Towers residence hall facility is located on The City College of New York (CCNY) campus. It houses 589 students and is currently available to students enrolled full-time at any CUNY college. The Towers accommodations range in cost depending upon suite type and length of contract. Housing fees includes all utilities, high speed internet access, wireless access in lounge areas, laundry facilities on-site, a fitness center, 24-hour service desk, seminar room, courtyard and patio area. All suites are fully furnished and include one or two bathrooms and a kitchenette.

Off-Campus Housing Options >>
This Office of Student Services provides student off-campus housing referral services. Students complete a student housing application for appropriate referrals to housing providers. This office also maintains a database of off-campus student housing options.

College of Staten Island >>

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College of Staten Island   >>
The College of Staten Island’s new residence hall will open next month for the beginning of the Fall 2013 semester! Located on campus, the residence hall will offer a state-of-the-art fitness center, computer center, study lounges, cafe, social lounge and so much more.

Hunter College >>

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Residence Hall at Brookdale >>
Hunter College has a residence hall located at its Brookdale Health Sciences campus. This facility has 646 single-occupancy rooms. Students share a bathroom, kitchen and common area with floor mates. Facilities include tennis courts, swimming pools, a game room and a basketball court. This housing option is available to undergraduate and graduate students. Students of Macaulay Honors College are guaranteed housing. Housing is available on a first come first serve basis for all other students.

Hunter College also offers two shared Off-Campus Housing options:

Both residences offer high tech gym facilities, cable TV, and fully furnished rooms with numerous amenities.

Lehman College >>

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Lehman College Student Housing >>
Located on Bedford Park Boulevard the dorm at Lehman College serves as a residence hall for 19 Lehman students. The dorm includes both single and double rooms and students are selected through a lottery system.


Queens College >>

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The Summit at Queens College >>
Located in the heart of the campus, just south of FitzGerald Gymnasium, the low-rise, U-shaped, 506-bed building has three wings of varying stories to complement the heights of the surrounding buildings.

In keeping with Queens College's commitment to sustainability, the design of The Summit met the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) requirements for silver certification. The LEED rating system is overseen by the United States Green Building Council, which awards certification to structures that prevent waste and conserve energy in measurable ways.

Shared Off-Campus Housing Options >>

Brandon Residence for Women >>
The residents of this facility range from artists, teachers and business women to students. It is a traditional dormitory style facility with private furnished rooms with two bathrooms per floor. Rent includes all utilities, linens and two meals per day. Laundry and kitchen facilities are available to residents as well as a communal space on the first floor to entertain guests. Brandon residence organizes several social events and provides 24 hour front-desk services.

Educational Housing Services (EHS) >>
EHS student housing is available to all students in New York City with housing throughout Manhattan and downtown Brooklyn. All facilities offer 24 hour building security, fully furnished rooms and amenities such as high speed internet access, unlimited local and long distance phone services, gym facilities, lounges, private bathrooms and refrigerators.