Application Tips

Extreme Makeover: Supplemental Question Edition

The “Why NYU” essay question no longer exists, so here’s some suggestions on how to tackle the new optional supplemental essay.

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Get Excited – NYU’s Fall Open House Is Almost Here!

Connect with your schools of interest, experience our campus without walls, meet other prospective students, and more at our Fall Open House!

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Prospective Student Events To Make You “Fall” in Love With NYU

Want to learn more about NYU? Join us online and on-campus this fall for a bunch of prospective students events that you won't want to miss!

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What’s New About Applying to NYU in the 2022–2023 Academic Year?

This year, applying to NYU is a little different. Find out what’s changed and learn how to make the most of it.

Submitting a Transfer Application to NYU

Everything you need and everything you need to know about the transfer process.

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3 Tips to Choose the Right Common App Essay Prompt

A few tips to help you make the right choice when faced with the seven Common App essay questions!

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Finding Your College Fit As an International Student

How do you figure out if a school is the right fit when you can’t visit? Check out Eudora’s tips for international students about how to approach the college search process.

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Does the Email You Use on Your Application Matter?

Choosing the right email to set up your Common App is a big deal. Spoiler alert—it’s not the email address most people think they should use.

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NYU’s Common Application Questions

Thinking about submitting an application to NYU? Learn what to expect when you add NYU to your My Colleges list on the Common Application.

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Dos and Don’ts: Tips for Applying to NYU

Tips and some common pitfalls to avoid to make the application process go smoothly for everything from setting up your account, to emails, to financial aid.