The Towers Residence Hall

The Towers, which opened in 2006, is the first residence hall built on the CCNY campus in its 169-year history. Located at the corner of 130th Street and St. Nicholas Terrace on the South Campus it offers accommodations to nearly 600 resident students. The Towers also includes studio apartments for faculty housing.

The residence hall consists of 164 fully furnished, air-conditioned apartments in a variety of configurations; all units have full kitchen facilities. The residence hall includes wireless lounges, a multi-purpose study/seminar room, a fitness center, a central laundry facility, convenience store and a community kitchen. Living at The Towers is all-inclusive and includes Internet, phone, cable, laundry and all utilities. The Towers has twenty-four hour security with cameras installed throughout the building. CCNY operates a complimentary shuttle/escort service, which connects residents to local subway stations and North Campus. Residence Life Staff provide supervision of the building in accordance with CCNY resident housing policies and procedures while Resident Assistants create a sense of community through educational and social programming.

Information regarding housing costs and the application process can be found at or prospective students can contact the Office of Housing and Residence Life at 917-507-0070. Tours are offered throughout the year through The Office of Admissions and The Towers leasing office.