Prospective Students

Macaulay Honors College offers a rigorous curriculum, the latest learning technologies, research, and service opportunities. Macaulay's interdisciplinary approach fosters critical thought, intellectual initiative, and global problem--solving.

Through the Macaulay advising program each student develops an individualized program of study that includes:

  • Courses selected from over 475 different majors
  • Global learning
  • Graduate and professional mentoring
  • Community engagement
  • Faculty--student collaboration

Students apply to Macaulay Honors College and enroll at one of eight CUNY colleges.

For more information, please contact MacaulayHelpdesk@mhc.cuny.edu or (212) 997-CUNY (2869).

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Applying to Macaulay

Admission to Macaulay Honors College is based on a variety of leadership attributes:

  • high school grades
  • SAT and ACT scores
  • extracurricular activities
  • community service
  • personal initiative and leadership
  • teacher recommendations

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