More Resources for Students


Create a free account and people can apply for free tickets to studio tapings of Good Morning America, The Chew, among others.
There are also other 1iota websites specifically for late night shows like The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

BAM Student Rush Tickets

• $10 (+$2 facility fee) rush tickets for full- and part-time students ages 29 and under.

Carnegie Hall Student Insider Pass

Verified Student Insiders have the benefit of purchasing $10 tickets online or over the phone. They are also eligible to purchase Hope and Robert F. Smith Chairman Student Seats at the Box Office.

Artforum Artguide

Find what’s on view (for free!) at New York art galleries.

Art Gallery Openings & Closings

Find opening & closing receptions and other parties on

Culture Pass

NYC library cardholders can borrow passes for two or four people at cultural institutions throughout the city for free. Over 30 participating institutions including: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, The Drawing Center, etc.


New York City residents can sign up for IDNYC– a government-issued identification card that is available to all City residents age 14+. Immigration status does not matter. IDNYC cardholders are eligible for free one-year memberships at over 35 participating cultural institutions.


Stream over 26,000 films for free through Hunter College Libraries.

The Lark Play Development Center

An international theatre laboratory, based in NYC, dedicated to empowering playwrights. They provide fellowships, residencies, and host free public readings of new plays.

Lincoln Center Student Discounts

Grab your student ID and discover the largest performing arts center in the world. Including: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, The Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Julliard School, Lincoln Center Presents, Lincoln Center Theater, The Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.

Met Opera on Demand: Student Access

Enjoy instant access to more than 600 full-length Met performances with the online streaming database for college and university libraries. (Must log in through Hunter Net/Hunter College Libraries)


A hand-picked selection of films available for streaming. Free for students.

New York Live Arts

$10 student rush tickets available 2 hours prior to production.

New York Times Subscription

All Hunter College faculty, staff, and students are eligible to receive a free one-year subscription to the New York Times.

Off-Broadway Rush & Student Discounts has compiled student discount, rush, & discount ticket policies for 25+ Off-Broadway theaters.

Playwrights Horizons
Young Membership/
Student Membership

Become a Young Member or Student Member for free when you qualify. No upfront cost and access to discount tickets for the whole season! These discount memberships include one discount ticket per show — $25 for Young Members, $15 for Student Members.

Poets House

Visit the 70,000-volume poetry library in New York City and attend acclaimed poetry events and workshops. Free and open to the public, Poets House’s collection is among the most comprehensive, open-stacks collections of poetry in the United States.

Roundabout Theatre Company Hiptix

Roundabout’s low-price ticket program for theatregoers 18–35. It’s free to join and gets you $25 tickets to all Roundabout shows, plus invites to great parties.

TDF Membership

CUNY students can join TDF for $10/year for deeply discounted tickets to Broadway, Off-Broadway, and off-Off Broadway theatre shows, dance performances and music concerts

Washington Post

Hunter College students, staff, and faculty have full sponsored access to the Washington Post.

XYZ by 92Y

A free membership for young adults, XYZ offers special experiences and opportunities curated around you and your interests. Insider access and discounts available for members.