For the past two decades, the average number of full-time faculty members per student at SUNY has increased while it has steadily decreased at CUNY, a new CUNY University Faculty Senate study shows. However, faculty-student ratios vary dramatically from one campus to another within each system.
Phased retirement at CUNY offers a way for full-time instructional staff members to move to retirement, and many have already made the transition. The program, originally agreed to between the PSC and CUNY as a pilot program, is now permanent. The deadline to apply is November 15, 2019.