CUNY Hostos Community College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: New York


Hostos Community College is a unique and intimate college that has experienced a very positive transformation within the past seven years. With new leadership at almost every level and a faculty dedicated to academic excellence, the College has created an intellectually rich environment with high standards.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 5532

Undergraduate Students: 5532
Faculty: 164

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 34:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 34:1

Contact Information

500 Grand Concourse
Bronx New York 10451


Main Email:

Main Phone: 718-319-7900

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Roland Velez
Director, Admissions

Transfer Services Contact:
Transfer Services by Appointment

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Credits may be accepted if a grade of at least "C" was obtained. "D" grades from another CUNY college may be considered at the discretion of the academic department.

Credits (Min/Max):
The maximum number of credits that may be transferred is 30.

Test Scores for Applying:

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:
A $70 money order application fee payable to UAPC (University Application Processing Center) is required. Students currently attending another CUNY institution do not have to pay the $70 fee.

Other Requirements:
Students seeking entry into the Nursing programs must adhere to departmental criteria.

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

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Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:
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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Scholarships, grants, loans, work opportunities, and governmental benefits are combined into a package to help cover the difference between the cost of attendance and the contribution from the student and his or her family.

Special Programs

Students who have decided to apply for transfer to another college must contact that institution and comply with the requirements for admission set down by its administration. Students should arrange for an official transcript from Hostos to be sent in sup


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