Don’t be afraid to just go for it. Efemena Akins-Efor Double major, Social Work/Nutrition
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On and Off Campus

The student experience makes Lehman’s historic, 37-acre tree-lined campus come alive. Student government, special interest clubs, cultural events, athletics, and a robust range of support services offer ways to grow and thrive beyond academics. Students can make a difference through local and virtual internships—or travel abroad for service-learning and study. 

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Undergraduate Students graduate debt free


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Experiential education is fundamental to Lehman’s mission, and student research is a key component. Undergraduate and graduate students in natural, social, and health sciences have opportunities to work alongside faculty mentors in areas ranging from AI and biomedicine to plant science and radioisotopes.  

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Arts & Culture

Lehman serves as a cultural hub for both its students and the surrounding community. Home to the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts, the Lehman College Art Gallery, and Lehman Stages, the college cultivates strong ties with the Bronx community, providing opportunities for both students and the general public to experience a range of artistic performances, from art shows and philharmonic concerts to theater productions and stand-up comedy.

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Featured Events

February 27, 2024

El Monte: Notes on the Religions, Magic, and Folklore of the Black and Creole People of Cuba by Lydia Cabrera, translated by David Font-Navarrete

First published in Cuba in 1954 and appearing here in English for the first time, Lydia Cabrera’s El Monte is a foundational and iconic study of Afro-Cuban religious and cultural traditions.

February 27, 2024

Celebrating Afro-Latina Excellence: Redefining Success and Identity

Join us for an evening of reflection, empowerment, and inspiration, alongside a panel of successful Afro-Latinas.

February 29, 2024

Preschool to Prison Documentary Screening

Join the School of Education for a memorable documentary screening and Q&A with the film director, Dr. Karen Baptiste, and cast members of Preschool to Prison!

March 5, 2024

Lehman College Career & Internship Fair 2024

Meet with recruiters from 70+ organizations offering full time, part time, internship, volunteer, and seasonal opportunities.

March 5, 2024

How Far Do You Want To Go? Lessons From A Common-Sense Billionaire

Rags to Riches: How a First-Generation Immigrant Become a Successful Billionaire.

March 7, 2024

Lehman College Department of Public Safety Presents: Crime Prevention Tabling

Stop by to meet your Lehman College Public Safety Officers, ask questions, get information on safety and workshops!

Featured News

February 7, 2024

KPMG US Chair and CEO Paul Knopp Visits Lehman

Big Four US leader connects with students and alumni in effort to develop future talent

February 21, 2024

Lehman Weekly February 19-25, 2024

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