Advice

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5 Senior Words of Advice to Live By Your First Year

Worried about college in New York City? Read these words of senior advice to make your first-year experience at NYU less stressful and more memorable.

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What You Need to Know About Applying for Financial Aid

Yes, the financial aid application process can seem a bit overwhelming. However, applying for it is an important and necessary part of your NYU application.

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Undecided? Understandable! Why NYU Is the Place for You

If you are undecided about your major, then read on and learn about the many schools, programs, and subject areas across our three degree-granting campuses.

Is This the Place for Me? How to Show Us Your Fit

Thinking about your options at NYU? There’s a good chance one of our campuses could be a good home for you. Find out how to best show your fit.

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Using the Additional Information Section

Learn when it may be appropriate to use the Additional Information section on the Common Application and how to best use it if you do.

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NYU CALI: Here’s the Scoop

High school senior and NYU CALI alum Dario Anaya shares why taking part in the program was one of the best decisions he's ever made.

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Ready, Set, STEM: High School Programs at NYU

Learn more about NYU’s STEM offerings for high school students with information about our high school programs in machine learning and mathematics.

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Surviving Your Tisch Drama Artistic Review

Get a clearer idea of what to expect during your Tisch Drama artistic review with this step-by-step guide.

Winning the Early Decision Waiting Game

You've submitted your Early Decision application! Now comes the hard part. Here's what you can do to survive (and thrive) as you wait for your decision.

Financial Aid 101: A Guide for Parents and Guardians

An NYU Financial Aid counselor shares some words of wisdom for parents navigating the financial aid process with their prospective students.