Academics

Silver student Frankie Molina sitting on the grass in a park.
A Silver Student Finds His Path in Community Organizing

At the Silver School of Social Work, Frankie fights for equity in education, housing, and health care by seeking change at the community level.

Garet Weissenborn sitting on grass and smiling for a photo
A Performance Studies Major Helps and Heals LGBTQ+ Youth

Tisch student Garet Weissenborn supports LGBTQ+ youth by merging performance studies and health education.

a headshot of Trisha Gupta while she was studying abroad in Italy
Faculty Research Lets CAS Senior Trisha Gupta Do It All

Through research experience with NYU faculty members, Trisha’s charted an academic course that bridges prehealth, English, chemistry, and medieval studies.

Mykhal Young standing outside and smiling.
Research Makes Mykhal Youngʼs World Go Round

A senior with a passion for epidemiology, Mykhal Young found a second home in the research lab.

Isabel Schmieta sitting on steps outside and smiling
Global Liberal Studies Puts the World at Her Fingertips

Isabel Schmieta has been able to study what she cares about firsthand—from wherever she is in the world.

Zach, the author, in Washington Square Park.
Using College Resources to Enhance Your Experience

Although college is a fun and exciting time, itʼs important to take advantage of various resources in order to make the most of your four years.

A portrait of Sara Almarzooqi on the NYU Abu Dhabi campus
At NYU Abu Dhabi, Emirati Students Explore Close to Home

Sara Almarzooqi, an Emirati student, wanted a global college experience, the exploration made possible by a liberal arts curriculum—and to stick close to her family.

Adu Dhabi campus
Why Choose NYU Abu Dhabi?

Mohamed Alhosani has lived in the UAE his entire life and wanted to see the world. At NYU Abu Dhabi, he found the academic reputation he was seeking paired with a global outlook.

Portrait of Kevin Nader in Washington Square Park
The NYU Shanghai Student Experience: Kevin Weighs In

For Kevin Nader, the NYU Shanghai experience is full of hard work and close friends. It’s also been a time of exploration—both in and out of the classroom.

Jackson Craig performing on stage and singing into a microphone.
An NYU Clive Davis Student Says It in Song

Not only that, Jackson Craig is also mastering songwriting, recording, and music business.