Hunter College, part of the City University of New York system, is a public university located in Manhattan, New York. It was founded in 1870 and has over 15,500 undergraduates. It’s primarily a commuter college, with only a small percentage of students living on campus. Its student body is diverse, a melting pot of different cultures, contributing to a vibrant college experience. From freshmen week, where upperclassmen welcome newly admitted students to the chance to participate in over 150+ student organizations, the college instills in its students a sense of belongingness. Students also cheer on the Hunter College Hawks, who compete in Division III of the NCAA! Notable alumni include actor, producer, director & screenwriter Vin Diesel and actress Natasha Leggero. Hunter College, located at the heart of Manhattan, is an affordable hub for numerous social and professional opportunities.