Hunter College of the City of New York

Hunter College

#49, overall score 59.83/100

Fun Fact:

Hunter is the only university in the country to have had two female alumni win the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

ACADEMICS Score: 20/30

  • Score: 20/30
  • Acceptance rate: 38%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 13:1
  • Jewish Studies major: Yes
  • Israel Studies major: No

FINANCES

  • In-state tuition: $6,780
  • Out-of-state tuition: $14,340
  • Room & board costs: $10,573
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $7,416

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: New York, N.Y.
  • Region: Mid-Atlantic
  • Public/Private: Public
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 16,550
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 1,500
  • Jewish population share: 9%
  • Student origin: 97% in-state/3% out-of-state
  • NCAA Division: III
  • NCAA team: Hawks

ISRAEL Score: 11.33/20

  • Score: 11.33/20
  • Size of Birthright trip: 54
  • Israel-related clubs: IAC Mishelanu
  • BDS resolution: Never introduced

JEWISH LIFE Score: 18.5/40

  • Score: 18.5/40
  • Hillel: Hunter Hillel
  • Chabad: Chabad of Hunter
  • OU-JLIC: None
  • Meor: None
  • Jewish fraternities: AEPi
  • Jewish sororities: None
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 0
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 160 (116 Orthodox, 22 Conservative, 22 Reform)
  • Eruv: Yes
  • Most famous Jewish alumnus: Ellen Barkin
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