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The Office of Admissions is here to assist you regarding any questions pertaining to the admissions or application process. They may be contacted electronically, by phone or postal mail, or visited in person.

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admissions@cooper.edu

Contact Us by Mail

The Cooper Union
Admissions Department
30 Cooper Square
New York, NY 10003-7120

Contact Us by Phone or Fax

Phone: (212) 353-4120
Fax:      (212) 353-4342

 

Please note: The Office of Admissions will be located on the 6th floor of 30 Cooper Square for the duration of the Spring 2014 semester. 

  • Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.