Advice

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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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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.

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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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How These NYU Ambassadors Intern in the City

Scholar, ambassador, intern: learn about these NYU Admissions Ambassadors who balance work, academics, and internships in New York City.

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Tips and Tricks for Virtual Learning

Virtual learning can be overwhelming, frustrating, and even tiring, so it’s important to find creative ways to cope. Here are some tips and tricks for staying engaged in a virtual setting.

NYU CALI Alum Kachi Nwanonyiri.
An NYU CALI Alum Shares Her Experience in the Program

An NYU CALI alum shares her insight on the program.

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Transitioning to NYU Shanghai: 4 Qilins Give Their Advice

Chinese Nationals from NYU Shanghai give advice to their future classmates.

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What I Wish I Knew Before Applying to College

Applying to college can be scary, but it doesn't have to be. Check out some helpful things to know before you begin the college application process.

Student ambassadors in the NYU Bonomi Family Admissions Center.
5 Ways to Connect with Current Students Without Ever Stepping Foot on Campus

Can’t make it to campus? Here’s all the ways you can connect with current students.