550 Short Avenue NY, NY 10004



The New York Harbor School

550 Short Avenue

New York, New York 10004

 212 458 0800

on Governors Island


Harbor School has forged partnerships with various colleges and universities located throughout the country, including, but not limited to, SUNY Maritime, Stony Brook University, SUNY Albany, the University of Vermont, Roger Williams University, Bard College, Kingsborough Community College, College of the Atlantic, Maine Maritime Academy and the University of Rhode Island.


We offer several college trips to our students during year.  Last year, we visited Washington, DC and tour several colleges including George Washington University and the Naval Academy.  We also traveled to the University of Vermont and Maine Maritime Academy.


Stay tuned for updates regarding this year's excursions.


Note most events require or suggest pre-registration.


Please check their websites for details,  directions and updates.

September 27th

6 - 9pm



September 29th

10am - 2pm



October 11th

HS groups: 1 - 3pm

Families: 4 - 7pm


October 15th

1 - 4pm



October 21st

12:30 - 3:35pm




October 22nd

1- 4pm

Visual & Performing Arts College Fair

Jacob Javitz Convention Center

Click here to register online.


New York Public Library College Fair

New York Public Library, 42nd st & 5th Click here to register online.


SUNY College Fair

Jacob Javitz Convention Center

Click here to register online.


NACAC Stem College and Career Fair

Jacob Javitz Convention Center

Click here to register online.


CICU's 10th Annual College Fair

for Students of Color

Fordham University, Rose Hill Campus

Click here to register online.


Big Apple College Fair

Jacob Javitz Convention Center


Please check back in early spring for more information.



NYHS college acceptances, 2016-2017. Matriculations are in bold.

Adelphi University

Alaska Pacific University

Alfred University

College of the Atlantic

Auburn University

Bard College

Barry University

Bates College

Binghamton University

Borough of Manhattan Community College

of the CUNY

Boston University

Bradley University

Bronx Community College of the CUNY

Brooklyn College of the CUNY

SUNY Broome Community College

Bryant University

California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

California State University, Monterey Bay

University of California, Santa Barbara

University of California, Santa Cruz

Canisius College

Centenary University

College of Charleston

City College of New York CUNY

Clinton Community College

Coastal Carolina University

Colby College

The College of Saint Rose

Colorado State University

Columbia College Chicago

Connecticut College

Cornell University

Corning Community College

CUNY New York City College of Technology

D'Youville College

Daemen College

Dutchess Community College

Eckerd College

Farmingdale State College

Fiorello H. LaGuardia Community College

of the CUNY

Florida Atlantic University

Florida Institute of Technology

Green Mountain College

Hampshire College

University of Hawaii at Hilo

Hawaii Pacific University

Hofstra University

Hostos Community College of the CUNY

Howard University

Hudson Valley Community College

Hunter College of the CUNY

Iona College

Ithaca College

Jacksonville University

Jefferson Community College

John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the CUNY

Johnson & Wales University (Providence)

Keuka College

Kingsborough Community College of the CUNY

Lehman College of the CUNY

Long Island University, Brooklyn

Long Island University, Post

Louisiana State University

Maine Maritime Academy

University of Maine

Manhattanville College

University of Maryland, College Park

Marymount University

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Medaille College

Medgar Evers College of the CUNY

Mercy College

Monroe College

College of Mount Saint Vincent

New England College

University of New England

University of New Hampshire at Durham

New York Institute of Technology

Niagara County Community College

Niagara University

University of North Florida

Northeastern University

Northpoint Bible College

Nova Southeastern University

Ohio Wesleyan University

Onondaga Community College

Pace University, New York City

University of the Pacific

Paul Smith's College

Pennsylvania State University

University of Puget Sound

Purchase College State University of New York

Queens College of the CUNY

Queensborough Community College

of the CUNY

Quinnipiac University

University of Rhode Island

Rider University

Rochester Institute of Technology

Roger Williams University

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Sage College of Albany

Saint Louis University

Salve Regina University

San Diego State University

School of Visual Arts

Siena College

University of South Florida, St. Petesburg

Southern Connecticut State University

University of Southern Maine

St. Bonaventure University

St. John Fisher College

St. John's University - Queens Campus

St. Joseph's College - Brooklyn Campus

St. Thomas Aquinas College

State University of New York at Albany

State University of New York at New Paltz

College of Staten Island of the CUNY

Stella and Charles Guttman Community College

of the CUNY

Stony Brook University

Suffolk County Community College

Suffolk University

Sullivan County Community College

SUNY Adirondack

SUNY Alfred State College

SUNY Alfred State College

SUNY Buffalo State College

SUNY College at Brockport

SUNY College at Cobleskill

SUNY College of Environmental Science

and Forestry

SUNY College at Geneseo

SUNY Morrisville State College

SUNY College at Old Westbury

SUNY College at Oneonta

SUNY College at Potsdam

SUNY College of Technology at Canton

SUNY Delhi

SUNY Fredonia

SUNY Maritime College

SUNY Oswego

SUNY Plattsburgh

SUNY Polytechnic Institute

Syracuse University

Temple University

The New School

The Ohio State University

United States Military Academy at West Point

University at Buffalo The State University

of New York

Utica College

Valdosta State University

University of Vermont

Washington College

University of Wyoming

York College of the CUNY





The boom is the horizontal pole which extends from the bottom of the mast. Adjusting the boom towards the direction of the wind is how the sailboat is able to harness wind power in order to move forward or backwards.

550 Short Avenue

NY, NY 10004

 212 458 0800