New York Institute of Technology

Old Westbury Campus

Campus Description

New York Institute of Technology offers more than 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, professional and doctorate degrees, in areas including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, New York Tech has nearly 8,000 students attending campuses on Long Island and Manhattan, online, and global locations.

Led by President Henry C. "Hank" Foley, New York Tech is guided by its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, offer access to opportunity to all qualified students, and support research and scholarship that benefits the larger world. To date, nearly 107,000 graduates have received degrees from New York Tech.

Northern Blvd., P.O. Box 8000, Old Westbury, NY 11568-8000

Toll-free 800.345.NYIT or 516.686.7520

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Degrees Offered

Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, First Professional, Post-Bachelor's and Post-Master's Certificates, Post-Secondary Certificates


Varsity Sports: Women's: basketball, cross-country, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball. Men's: basketball, cross-country, soccer, baseball, tennis, lacrosse

Intramural Sports: Coed: basketball, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball, flag football.

Clubs and Activities

American Institute of Architecture Students, Asian Medical Humanitarian Association, Behavior Science Club, Biomedical Research Society, Circle K, Campus Slate (student newspaper), Construction Management Association of America, Dhadkhan Dance, FACEAIDS, GAM, Game Club, G.I.V.E, IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, International Students Association, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Jewish Student Union, Law Society, Men's Ministry, Muslim Student Association, National Society of Black Engineers, National Society of Minorities in Hospitality, Orthodox Christian Club, Society of Automotive Engineers, Society of Hosteurs, Student Government Association, Student Nursing Association, Student Occupational Therapy Association, Students for Global Health Access, Sustainability Club, Unite for Sight, WNYT Radio Station, Woman's Association

Enrollment for Fall 2015

Undergraduate (Matriculated): 2,153 (Full-time: 1,197 men, 722 women; Part-time: 157 men, 77 women).
Graduate (Matriculated): 2,932 (Full-time: 1,246 men, 1,100 women; Part-time: 288 men, 298 women)
52% enrolled in top quarter of high school class
22% enrolled in top 10% of high school class
SAT verbal range: 460 – 570
SAT math range: 500 – 610
ACT range: 21 – 26
SAT/ACT Special Note: Scores are for NYIT’s New York campuses in Old Westbury and Manhattan combined.
73% have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher
26% have a high school GPA of 2.0 to less than 3.0

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American7.3%3.8%
% Asian15.8%19.6%
% Hispanic / Latino10.2%3.3%
% White, Non-Hispanic24.5%37%
% American Indian / Alaskan Native0.2%0.1%
% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander0.1%0.1%
% International / Nonresident Alien12.2%29.7%
% Two or more races1.3%0.6%
% Unknown Race / Ethnicity28.4%5.8%

Tuition Information for 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees:
$33,480 per year (12-17 credits), or $1,095 per credit (up to 11 credits); $1,180 full-time/$980 part-time fees per year ($2,000 full-time/$1,650 part-time fees per year for the Schools of Health Professions, Architecture, and Engineering)
Tuition Only:
$33,300 (12-17 credits), or $1,095 per credit (up to 11 credits)
Room & Board:
$13,090 per year (housing available at the SUNY Old Westbury campus; free shuttle service to NYIT Old Westbury provided)
Room Only:
$8,450 per year

Admission/Application Deadlines

Freshmen Applications:
fall- rolling, March 1 priority, early action before December 1; spring- rolling. Applications to BS/DPT must be submitted before January 16.
Transfer Applications:
fall- rolling, March 1 priority; spring- rolling. Applications to BS/DPT must be submitted before January 16.

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):
rolling, recommended filing dates between January 1 and February 14

Application Requirements

HS transcript (record of all work completed at time of application); official copies of transcripts from all schools and colleges previously attended if transfer student; SAT or ACT required for all freshman applicants; essay; 2 letters of recommendation; $50 nonrefundable application fee. Special application requirements for School of Architecture and Design, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, School of Health Professions, and specific Life Sciences and Fine Arts programs.
Average Financial Aid Package:
$19,693 (Aid awarded is for NYIT’s New York campuses in Old Westbury and Manhattan combined)
Average Non-Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Aid:
$11,493 (Aid awarded is for NYIT’s New York campuses in Old Westbury and Manhattan combined)
Types of Non-Need Aid Awarded:
NYIT scholarships; Academic Scholarships; BS/DO Scholarship; Loans