Meet NYU

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Got Questions? NYU Application Status Page Has Answers

You submitted your application. Now what? Jasmine has some advice on how to check the status of your application and provide important updates.

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Undecided? Here’s How to Choose a Major

Figuring out your major can feel stressful, but at NYU, we have the resources and support you need to find the right fit.

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The Move to Abu Dhabi: Here’s My Why

It’s a big world out there, but experiencing new places while getting your education helps make it feel smaller.

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Students with Disabilities Have an On-Campus Support System

NYU has a robust system of support to help students who have disabilities get the most out of their college experience.

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Design in NYC: The Big Apple of My Eye

New York is a visual hub—with a variety of aesthetically interesting places to explore. This article examines design in NYC.

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Start Planning Your NYU Study Abroad Experience

Each fall, NYU World Tour exposes students to an entire world of opportunity and exploration—and helps them start planning their study abroad experiences.

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A Day in the Life of an NYU Admissions Counselor

Ever wonder what admissions counselors do when they’re not reading applications? Learn what the fall looks like for our staff.

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Comparing Life in Shanghai and New York City

Shanghai is a lot more like New York City than you think. Check out just a few of the reasons you’ll love living in Shanghai!

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How to Thrive at NYU: Meet the Student Success Team

At the NYU Office of Student Success, you’ll find a team that wants to help you with challenges, triumphs, and everything in between.

Application Tips
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What Can I Do with a Humanities Degree from NYU? Just About Anything!

Want to major in the humanities but worried about jobs after college? You’re in luck: more employers in tech and science are looking for soft skills in the workplace.

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Tips for International Candidates Writing the Common App Essay

If you’re an international candidate who keeps staring in wonder at the Common App essay with no clue where to start, this article is for you!

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This or That: English vs Comparative Literature

Have a deep-rooted belief that the book is always better than the movie but not sure what to study? Learn the differences between two majors that might be of interest.

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This or That: Drama vs Performance Studies

Interested in the performing arts but don’t know if you’d rather be in the spotlight or write about it? Find out which Tisch major is right for you.

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Got Questions? NYU Application Status Page Has Answers

You submitted your application. Now what? Jasmine has some advice on how to check the status of your application and provide important updates.

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My Life Undecided

Choosing your specific major or concentration can be daunting. But at the same time, it’s an amazing period in the undergraduate experience where you don’t need to feel the pressure of knowing exactly who you are and what you want to do.

Beyond The Classroom
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Native American and Indigenous Students Drive Change

NYU students influence the culture and curriculum at NYU. Here, Native American and indigenous students built a community and launched a new minor.

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One Year in New York City As an NYU Student

In what ways do students change after spending one year at NYU? Here is a reflection on what that experience is like and how both NYU and New York City can help you grow in such a short amount of time.

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Greetings from the NYU LGBTQ+ Center

With a brand-new name, the NYU LGBTQ+ Center affirms its commitment to being a university-wide resource for LGBTQ+ communities.

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NYU Sustainability: A Q&A with Our Chief Sustainability Officer

NYU's assistant vice president for sustainability talks about what NYU and its students are doing to contribute to a sustainable future.

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Cook It Yourself: Eating Healthier While Saving Your Wallet

Time to bust out your Gordon Ramsay skills without breaking the bank.

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NYU Hyperloop: The Future of Transportation
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The Best of NYU Dining
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Letter to My High School Self
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Internships at NYU Washington, DC
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Letter to My High School Self Part 2
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NYU Admissions On…Essays, Undecided, and More
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Dear High School Kimberly
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A Farm Grows in NoHo
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Innovate and Create at the Leslie eLab
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Professor Mosette Broderick Makes the City Her Classroom

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