Student Voices

May Bullet Journal Spread
10 Bullet Journal Spreads to Conquer Your First Year at NYU

Your Bullet Journal is not just something handheld that keeps track of your goals, events, and assignments, it also memorializes amazing life.

The Washington Square Park arch and fountain.
5 Must-Take Photo Ops For Your First Year at NYU

Take advantage of these five must-take photo opporuntities in New York City, on campus and beyond, during your first year at NYU.

Zhong Chen (Zack) Tan on the NYU Abu Dhabi campus.
Mental Health Is His Mission

For NYU Abu Dhabi Social Research and Public Policy major Zack Tan, mental wellness goes together with academic and professional success.

Group of NYU Welcome students standing in front of the arch with letters reading “NYU.”
Welcome Home, Class of 2026!

Congratulations to everyone who was admitted to NYU! Take a look at some our favorite social media shoutouts from #NYU2026!

Students hanging out on the steps of a statue in Florence.
First Year Away: The Student Perspective

Are you interested in studying abroad? NYU students describe their experiences in the Liberal Studies First Year Away Program.

Two students hanging out in a dorm room.
From NYU Resident to Resident Assistant

NYU offers an engaging residential life program to students who live in campus housing. Learn how I made the most out of my time in residential life!

NYU student in front of the Washington Square fountain and arch at NYU.
A Busy Day in the Life of an NYU Student

Curious what a busy day in the life of an NYU senior is like? Follow this NYU senior film and television and psychology student throughout her day.

Two NYU digital ambassadors.
Why I Became a Digital Ambassador

The digital ambassador role comes with all the glory and fame of being an NYU “micro-influencer” for prospective students. But why did I decide to become one?

Class of 2026
#VioletPride: Welcome to NYU, Class of 2026!

Congratulations #NYU2026 on their Early Decision I acceptances! Take a look at a few of our favorite social media shoutouts from the next class of Violets!

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Welcome to Your Life as an NYU Student!

With the release of EDI decisions, students reflect on their experiences and memories from Welcome Week at NYU's campuses in New York City, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai.