Macaulay Honors College at John Jay

Events of Interest

John Jay College Open House

November 9th 2014


William E. Macaulay Honors College Information Sessions

October 23rd, 2014 at 5:00 PM

November 20th at 5:00 PM

December 2nd at 5:00PM

Room 9.64 New Building

Please RSVP for an Information Session at




Take a Virtual Walking Tour 

Contact Information

Dr. Dara N. Byrne
Director of William E. Macaulay Honors College at John Jay
(212) 237-8179

Litna McNickle
Administrative Director of the Honors Programs at John Jay
(212) 237-8553

Adrienne Fitzgerald
William E. Macaulay Honors College Advisor
(212) 393-6407


The William E. Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York

An outstanding academic record coupled with the ability to lead and achieve at the highest levels distinguish a William E. Macaulay Honors College student. Macaulay students at John Jay are selected from among the most highly competitive applicants to the City University of New York. In recognition of their achievements, they are hailed as University Scholars when they enter the program. Each student receives a full four-year tuition scholarship, a state-of-the-art laptop computer, and an Opportunities Fund of $7500, which can be used toward study abroad, internships and other academically enriching experiences. In addition, the Macaulay’s Cultural Passport provides students with special admission to New York City's historical landmarks and artistic and cultural institutions.