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Student Activities & Discounts

Discounted or Suggested Pricing for Museums & Attractions

CUNY Campus Venues and Events

CUNY Campuses across the five boroughs offer an array of galleries, museums, and performance stages.

Check campus websites for a detailed scheduling of events:
  • Brooklyn College
  • Kingsborough Community College
  • Medgar Evers College
  • New York City College of Technology
  • Bronx Community College
  • Hostos Community College
  • Lehman College
  • Baruch College
  • Borough of Manhattan Community College
  • CUNY Graduate Center
  • Hunter College
  • John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • The City College of New York
  • LaGuardia Community College
  • Queens College
  • Queensborough Community College
  • York College
Staten Island
  • College of Staten Island

GC Student Discounts

The following offers discounted admission for CUNY Students:
Click here to see student rates

  • 9/11 Memorial Museum
  • Abrons Arts Center Henry Street Settlement        
  • Anne Frank Center          
  • Asia Society and Museum            
  • Atlantic Theater Company           
  • Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum   
  • Children’s Museum of Manhattan            
  • China Institute  
  • Dances Patrelle
  • Emerging Artists Theatre (EAT)  
  • Guggenheim Museum    
  • International Center of Photography       
  • Irondale Ensemble Project          
  • Japan Society    
  • Lower East Side Tenement Museum        
  • Louis Armstrong House Museum              
  • Morgan Library & Museum          
  • Museum at Eldridge Street          
  • Museum of American Finance    
  • Museum of Arts and Design        
  • Museum of Chinese in the Americas       
  • Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts            
  • Museum of Jewish Heritage                       
  • Museum of Modern Art
  • Museum of Sex
  • New Museum
  • New York City Fire Museum        
  • New York City Police Museum                   
  • New York Transit Museum           
  • Neue Galerie     
  • Nicu’s Spoon Theater     
  • Noguchi Museum            
  • Paley Center for Media 
  • Pan Asian Repertory Theatre      
  • Primary Stages Theatre (Offers Student Rush for ALL productions.)
  • Rattlestick Playwrights Theater  
  • Second Generation Theatre        
  • Skyscraper Museum       
  • Society of Illustrators     
  • South Street Seaport Museum   
  • Spanish Theatre Repertory (Repertorio Espanol)
  • Staten Island Children’s Museum             
  • Staten Island Historical Society  
  • Staten Island Zoological Society                
  • Tenement Museum        
  • The Kitchen        
  • The Metropolitan Opera   
  • The Shed           
  • Society of Illustrators     
  • The Women’s Project and Productions   
  • Theatre for a New Audience        
  • Ukrainian Museum         
  • Van Cortlandt House Museum                   
  • Weeksville Heritage Center         
  • Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum

Live Entertainment and Movie Ticket Discounts

Student Discounts on Live Entertainment and Movie Tickets:

Transportation Discounts

Student Discounts on Transportation:

  • General Motors offers college students and recent graduates various discounts that can save you hundreds or even thousands on new and preowned vehicles.
  • Zipcar offers CUNY Graduate Center students discounts on hourly car rentals.


Retail Discounts

Student Discounts on Retail with student ID or email address:

  • Alex & Ani receive 10% off in store non-sale items
  • Ann Taylor 15% off full purchase
  • Banana Republic 15% off purchase
  • Club Monaco 20% off items
  • Dockers 20% off online purchases
  • Levi’s 15% off for students

Technology Discounts

Student Discounts on Technology:

  • Click here for 5% off most Apple purchases and save up to $200 on a new Mac or iPad.
  • Best Buy offers various student deals.

Phone Discounts

Student Discounts on Wireless Plans:
Visit websites for details on the wireless providers below

Fitness Discounts

The following offer student discounts on fitness:

  • Yoga and pilates classes are offered at the Graduate Center. More information available at the Student Affairs Office Room 7301 or at 212-817-7400 or
  • Baruch College Athletics and Reacreation Complex (ARC) offers GC students $100 per year membership after obtaining a certificate of enrollment from the GC registrar and completing the sign-up application at Baruch College.
  • John Jay College Cardiovascular Fitness Center (899 Tenth Avenue, Suite 601) offers GC Students a $275 annual fee (half-year membership is available for $137.50). Students must first have a physical examination ($25 on-site exams are available twice a year). For further information, call 1-212-237-8367. “Medical Referral forms” are available online here.
  • New York Sports Club offers student discounts for select memberships after filling out a student membership inquiry on their website.

Miscellaneous Discounts

Student Discounts on Miscellaneous Items:

  • Fedex 20-30% off shipping when valid student ID is displayed.
  • Click here for 50% off Amazon Prime Membership.
  • Campus Clipper the ultimate college student online coupon book
  • Unidays online free subscription offers student discounts in Fashion, Beauty, Food, Tech & more.

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Eric C. Brown

Student Activities Coordinator