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Why You Should Study “Away” in Washington, DC

Learn more about what our Washington, DC, campus has to offer.

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NYU First Year Away: Florence Edition

NYU First Year Away is a unique experience for Liberal Studies students, in which they can spend their first year of college at one of our global sites.

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Experience First Year Away at NYU Washington, DC

Beginning your NYU education as a First Year Away Liberal Studies student in the nation’s capital offers you an experience only Washington, DC, can offer

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Which NYU First Year Away Site Is Right for You?

Liberal Studies offers you the incredible opportunity to begin NYU with a year in Florence, London, Paris, or Washington, DC.

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First Year Away at NYU Paris

Check out the following list of skills that you can potentially acquire by studying at a First Year Away Program.

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NYU Accra Students Visit Elmina Castle

Studying abroad is an opportunity to face history where it happened.

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Make a Documentary That Brings a City to Life

Learn the art of filmmaking at NYU Madrid.

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Studying Business Across the Globe

Here are three Stern classes that you can take around the world without committing to a full semester in another country!

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Music Courses Abroad and Across Cultures

NYU offers courses for both music and nonmusic majors in cities around the world.

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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.