Advice

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Deferring Enrollment? Read This First

Before you request to defer enrollment, letʼs talk about why this might be one of the most important times in history to get a college education.

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The Transfer Community at NYU

NYU has a vibrant transfer community. Learn more about whatʼs in store!

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Is NYU Worth It? A Graduating Senior’s Reflection

Navigating the college application process, let alone the decisions that come next, is overwhelming. So what makes NYU worth it?

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Making the Most of Your High School Summers

Colleges want to see you are productive with your time off. Consider these factors and take control of how you spend your summer vacation.

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I Had Many College Choices. Here’s Why I Picked NYU

A first-generation studentʼs college decision story: NYU wasnʼt my first choice, nor was it my second. I picked NYU because I didnʼt have to compromise.

The Flatiron Building in New York City.
Going to College Far from Home: How to Make the Most of It

No matter how exciting going to college far from home may be, it is easy to lose yourself in self-doubt. Find some reassurance from a student that did it too.

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Struggling with Impostor Syndrome at NYU

Impostor syndrome can discourage you from pursuing transformative life experiences—here’s how you can get it out of your way!

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Choosing NYU From Home

Can’t physically visit campus? You are not alone. Check out how some current students made their decision to attend NYU without being able to visit.

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Choosing a College When You Can’t Make It to Campus

The world has changed and the process of choosing a college has too! Here are some tips and tricks for making a decision when you canʼt make it to campus.

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NYU Home for the Weekend: Your Go-To Navigation Guide

NYU’s Home for the Weekend is a two-day virtual event tailored just for you – the new Class of 2025! Learn how to make the best of this weekend via this go-to guide.