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Facts & Statistics

Academics (as of 2012)

Description Number Percentage
Total number of students enrolled
Number of undergraduate students
16,707 73%
Number of graduate students
Number of male students
7,092 31%
Number of female students
15,912 69%
Students from New York City
17,592 76%
Students from New York State (not including NYC) 2,834 12%
Students from other states
1,210 5%
Students from other countries
1,368 6%
Number of full time faculty
Number of part time faculty
1,267 64%
Number of tenured full time faculty

(See the Institutional Research Fact Book for more precise figures and prior records.)


Ratings, Rankings and Awards

  • The 2013 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges” ranked Hunter 8th in the list of Top Public Universities (North), 2nd among Master's Universities whose students graduate with the lowest debt burden, 4th for racial diversity in the Universities-Master's category, and 38th in the Best Universities-Master's (North) category.
  • For the 2012-2013 academic year Hunter College was named one of the nation's "top producers" for the Fulbright U.S. Student and Scholar Programs.
  • Hunter was named one of the "Best Value Colleges for 2013" by the Princeton Review and USA Today.


Name Dean
School of Arts and Sciences
Andrew Polsky (Acting)
School of Education
David Steiner
School of Health Professions
Gail McCain 
Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing 
Gail McCain
School of Urban Public Health Ayman A.E. El-Mohandes 
Silberman School of Social Work
Jacqueline Mondros



Name Location
68th Street Main Campus
695 Park Avenue (212) 772-4000
Silberman School of Social Work/School of
Urban Public Health/Centro
2180 3rd Avenue
(212) 396-7886
Brookdale Campus: School of Nursing and
School of Health Professions
425 E. 25th Street
(212) 481-4312
MFA Building 205 Hudson Street
(212) 396-7301 
Roosevelt House 47-49 East 65th Street  212-650-3174
Campus Schools
71 E. 94th Street
(212) 860-1267



Name Location Phone
Hunter College Library
3rd Floor East,
68th Street Campus
(212) 772-4143
Health Professions Library
Brookdale Campus
(212) 481-5117
School of Social Work Library
SSW Campus
(212) 396-7654
Zabar Art Library Room 1608N,
68th Street Campus
(212) 772-5054 



Name Title/Position
Jennifer J. Raab President
Vita Rabinowitz
Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs
Eija Ayravainen
Vice President for Student Affairs, Dean of Students
Giancarlo Bonagura        
Acting Vice President and Chief Operating Officer 
John Rose
Dean for Diversity & Compliance
Peter Edidin
Director of Communications
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