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    CUNY Hunter College

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    $24,938,
    Sticker Price
    Cost of Attendance
    $2,124
    Net Price
    Cost of Attendance
    $11,000
    Median Debt
    Cost of Attendance

    Costs

    In-State
    Tuition
    $7,382
    Books & Supplies
    $1,364
    Room & Board
    $10,429
    Other
    $5,763
    Total
    $24,938
    Out-of-State
    Tuition
    $15,332
    Books & Supplies
    $1,364
    Room & Board
    $10,429
    Other
    $5,763
    Total
    $32,888

    Since Hunter College is a public university, there are different costs for in-state students and out-of-state students. The sticker price at Hunter College is $24,938 for in-state students in NY, and $32,888 for out-of-state students. This sticker price includes costs for tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses.


    It’s also important to note that the cost of attendance can vary from year to year and typically it will rise over your four years in college. With that said, your financial aid will also be recalculated every year to take any price increases, as well as any changes in your financial situation, into account.

    Using State Grants at Hunter College

    If you are a student from New York State considering Hunter College, be sure to investigate the TAP program. If you are attending a qualifying program and meet financial need requirements, you may receive thousands of dollars per year to put towards your education. Additionally, if you apply to a CUNY or SUNY school, you could be eligible for the Excelsior Scholarship, which would make your education tuition-free.

    CUNY Hunter College Financial Aid

    Students who are applying for financial aid at CUNY Hunter College need to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or FAFSA).The FAFSA opens up on October 1st, and students should apply as soon as they can! The FAFSA uses financial information from the prior, prior year which means that you don’t need to wait for the year to end and can use last year’s financial information.


    The FAFSA code for CUNY Hunter College is 002689.


    If you are looking for more information on how to complete the FAFSA, check out our How to Complete the FAFSA Guide.

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    Pell Grants at CUNY Hunter College

    59% of students at CUNY Hunter College receive Pell Grants, which are awarded to undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need (students who have a bachelor’s or professional degree are not eligible). Pell Grants are awarded by the federal government and do not need to be repaid. To apply for a Pell Grant, students will need to submit their FAFSA. If you are awarded a Pell Grant, you’ll see it listed in your financial aid award letter if you are accepted to CUNY Hunter College.


    You can learn more about Pell Grant eligibility here.

    Outside Scholarships

    Hunter College students can also apply for outside scholarships to fund their education. Outside scholarships are awards that are offered by private and non-profit organizations. If you want to see what outside scholarships you are eligible for, check out these resources:


    CUNY Hunter College Financial Aid Resources

    If you are looking for more information about financial aid and scholarships at Hunter College or have questions that are specific to your personal situation, we recommend that you reach out directly to the financial aid office!


    Here’s how you can get in touch:


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