One College. Four Schools. Limitless Possibilities.
The College of New Rochelle prepares students — from traditional age to adult learners — to become successful professionals and confident individuals poised to contribute to society in important and meaningful ways.LEARN MORE ABOUT CNR »
A Catholic College in the Ursuline Tradition
Founded by the Ursuline Order in 1904, we honor our Catholic heritage through a longstanding commitment to inclusivity, service, and intellectual engagement that connect students of all backgrounds and beliefs.DISCOVER OUR HISTORY »
Critical Thinkers. Motivated Learners.
Our dedicated students benefit from rigorous academic programs and personal interactions with faculty that promote leadership and growth.ACADEMICS AT THE COLLEGE OF NEW ROCHELLE »
A Supportive Community
Our diverse learners are supported by a welcoming community that fosters lifelong friendships, lasting connections, and boundless opportunities for enrichment.STUDENT LIFE »
Commitment to Service
The College of New Rochelle has been named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for five years running, and seeks to instill in its students a deep concern for others.LEARN MORE »
ABOUT OUR PROGRAMS
The College of New Rochelle offers a range of programs for students of all ages and educational backgrounds across our four schools: the all-women School of Arts & Sciences, the School of New Resources for adult learners, the School of Nursing for undergraduate and graduate students, and the Graduate School.Learn more »
FACTS AT A GLANCE
PERCENTAGE OF FULL-TIME FACULTY WHO HOLD THE TERMINAL DEGREE IN THEIR FIELD
Our faculty are recognized across the country and around the world for their scholastic achievements, but their dedication to our students' success is what truly sets them apart.LEARN MORE
PERCENTAGE OF FIRST-YEAR STUDENTS WHO RECEIVE FINANCIAL AID FROM CNR
The College of New Rochelle believes in recognizing academic achievement through scholarships and grants, and providing support to deserving students of diverse backgrounds.LEARN MORE
NUMBER OF PROUD CNR GRADUATES
Our alumni network boasts leaders in the fields of broadcasting, finance, education, the arts, and much more.LEARN MORE
DISTANCE BETWEEN OUR MAIN CAMPUS AND MANHATTAN — THE NATION'S MOST DYNAMIC CITY
Our students have access to professional, educational, and cultural experiences found nowhere else in the world.LEARN MORE
CNR WAS FOUNDED 16 YEARS BEFORE WOMEN HAD THE RIGHT TO VOTE
The first Catholic college for women in New York, CNR has, over more than a century, continued to build upon its mission of providing higher education to those who have not had access to before.LEARN MORE
In Memoriam: Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Honorary Degree recipientFebruary 27, 2015
The College of New Rochelle notes with profound sadness the passing of Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., former president of The University of Notre Dame. His significant contributions to Catholic higher education over a lifetime of service have left a tremendous legacy.
Basketball Players, Coach Earn Season HonorsFebruary 24, 2015
The Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced their women's basketball end of season awards Sunday, and senior forward Jah-Leah Ellis was named the HVIAC Player of the Year, while first-year head coach Joan Sanchez was named HVIAC Co-Coach of the Year.