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There Are Scholarship Opportunities for That

Think outside the box and discover unique scholarship opportunities that can help you pay for college.

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The NYU Monthly Roundup: January 2020

We’re starting out strong in this new decade. See what’s happening in the NYU community.

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Discover the Engineering Design Studio at NYU Abu Dhabi

Not every Engineering Design Studio can claim to have its own mascot, but we can at NYU Abu Dhabi.

What’s New?
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Club Spotlight: The Black Student Union

This club is a central part of the NYU experience for hundreds of students.

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I Submitted My Application—Now What?

Don’t panic is step number one. Then follow these recommendations.

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Discover the Engineering Design Studio at NYU Abu Dhabi

Not every Engineering Design Studio can claim to have its own mascot, but we can at NYU Abu Dhabi.

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The NYU Monthly Roundup: January 2020

We’re starting out strong in this new decade. See what’s happening in the NYU community.

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The NYU MLK Scholars: Continuing Dr. King’s Legacy

Learn about one of NYU’s scholarship programs that is dedicated to social justice.

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There Are Scholarship Opportunities for That

Think outside the box and discover unique scholarship opportunities that can help you pay for college.

Application Tips
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Gender, Pronouns, and Coming Out in Your Application

How do you navigate coming out in your college application? NYU has advice about how to be proud of who you are and make a great first impression.

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Top 5 Reasons to Apply to NYU Abu Dhabi

We get it. There’s a ton of colleges out there you may be considering. How can you possibly choose? Check out our top reasons to apply to NYU Abu Dhabi.

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6 Proofreading Habits for Your College Essay and Beyond

Finished your first draft of your college essay? Here’s the next part—proofreading and editing. These tips will guide you through the treacherous proofreading process to make your writing as sharp as possible.

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Tips for Writing a Winning Activities Section

Check out Liam’s tips for formatting your activities section on the Common Application, which will help you no matter where you apply.

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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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Finding Your College Fit As an International Student

How do you figure out if a school is the right fit when you can’t visit? Check out Eudora’s tips for international students about how to approach the college search process.

Beyond The Classroom
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The Best ED I Reactions: Class of 2024

The first batch of decisions for NYU’s Class of 2024 are out. Check out the best ED I reactions we’ve compiled. Did yours make the list?

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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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A Student Hackathon for a Better Tomorrow

At HackNYU, students from around the world come together to solve global challenges through technology.

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NYU Palladium: Get Your Sweat On

The NYU Palladium Athletic Facility’s convenient hours and array of workout options can help you make a regular gym routine part of your NYU experience.

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How to Be a Student Entrepreneur at NYU

If you have dreams of being a student entrepreneur, there are resources for you at the Leslie eLab. Whether you want to start with the basics or you already have a million-dollar idea, you should come check it out.

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NYU Admissions On…Essays, Undecided, and More
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NYU Admissions Behind the Scenes
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Happy Birthday, Bobcat! Our NYU Mascot Just Turned 36
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Dear High School Kimberly
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Innovate and Create at the Leslie eLab
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NYU Brainiacs: A Showcase of Research at NYU

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