Campus & Student Life at LaGuardia Community College
Home to about 16,971 undergraduates in 2020, LaGuardia is a large, public college located in Long Island City, New York. This urban setting might be best suited for students who like the fast-paced city life. Should you tire of the campus however, LaGuardia offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by LaGuardia can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our LaGuardia Guide to Distance and Online Learning.
LaGuardia Has a Disability Services Site
For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit LaGuardia Disability Services.
LaGuardia for the Military
While not a "service academy", LaGuardia does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit LaGuardia Veteran Services . For more information, check out our LaGuardia for Veterans Guide.
LaGuardia offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, LaGuardia does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at LaGuardia Community College
LaGuardia does not offer on-campus housing.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at LaGuardia Community College
LaGuardia has a comparatively large, student body. There were 16,971 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 9,179 (54.1%). Part-time attendance was 7,792 (45.9%).
LaGuardia Community College is Ranked #1,610 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, LaGuardia is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank LaGuardia #1610 out of 3,451.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
LaGuardia Community College Athletics
We wanted to tell you about student athletes at LaGuardia, but that information was not available.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to LaGuardia Community College Athletics