New York Institute of Technology, founded in 1910, is a private not-for-profit research university that focuses on research in the technical arts and applied sciences. It enrolls over 5,700 undergraduates, with its main campuses in Manhattan and Old Westbury, New York. The institute is known for being the birthplace of fully 3D CGI films. It is also home to numerous student media groups, student-run clubs and a vibrant Greek life. Students cheer on the NYIT Bears, with its baseball team competing in Division I sports and other teams playing in Division II of the NCAA; including its four-time national championship winning lacrosse team! Notable alumni include Jersey Shore cast member JWoww and Queen Sylvia of Buganda. The university, with its lasting student & alumni spirit and prominent research, is consistently featured among the Top 50 US universities in the North.