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      Thank you for your interest in CITYterm! Although our application due date has passed, we do accept applications on a rolling basis. We will continue reviewing applications until all available spots have been filled. If you are interested in applying, the Application for Admission for the 2018-2019 academic year is available on our website https://www.cityterm.org/paper. Please contact Ravi Katkar at ravi.katkar@cityterm.org or (914) 479-6413 with any questions. Thank you and we hope to hear from you soon!

Learn to live the questions.

CITYterm is an experience-based academic program focused on the complexity of New York City. Students study New York City through a combination of Harkness seminars, city expeditions and meetings with a myriad of New Yorkers, including former mayors, artists, urban planners and authors. CITYterm students learn in a project-based model that emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative learning. All students are enrolled in the Urban Core, which is a three course curriculum comprised of Honors-level History, Literature, and Urban Environments of New York City.
In addition to the Urban Core, students may choose two additional courses from our broad range of math, science, and foreign languages. CITYterm is located on the 96-acre campus of The Masters School in Dobbs Ferry, NY, just 40 minutes from the heart of New York City..

I’ve learned more here than I ever could have expected; not just about the city, but about myself and the way I learn. CITYterm has given me confidence and knowledge that I know I’ll carry with me for the rest of my life.


Waynflete School 2014

Sarah Lawrence College 2018

CITYterm brought me something new every day — a question, a learning tactic, a building, a challenge — and a group of some of the most interesting and engaging people I have ever met to experience it with.


The Winsor School 2013

Brown University 2017

CITYterm at The Masters School

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Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522


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