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NYU Wasserman First Class Program: An Interview with a Student Mentee

NYU Wasserman’s First Class is a profressional development program for first-generation students. Program participicant Aaron Souferi shares his experience.

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Athletics at NYU Are for Anyone and Everyone

From intramurals and club sports to recreation classes, students at NYU come to play.

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Career Development Centers at NYU: A World of Career Exploration

NYU's career development centers in New York City, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai host a range of career-related resources to help students prepare for life after college.

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#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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181 Mercer: The Future of NYU Is Now

NYU’s new 181 Mercer Street building merges state-of-the-art learning facilities and opportunities for connection. It’s also a showcase for sustainable design.

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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.

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Alumni Tell All! NYU Abu Dhabi’s Best-Kept Secrets

Find out insider secrets shared by our NYU Abu Dhabi alumni. Learn more about academics, campus life, food, and culture...and a fun event about camels!

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Six Ways to Connect Virtually with NYU

You can learn more about our different schools and programs by connecting virtually with NYU through lectures, shows, interactive sessions, and more.

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Working On and Off Campus as an International NYU Student

Are you a prospective international student wondering how to work in the United States while studying at NYU? Good news: there are multiple ways for you to do both!

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How to Be a Student Entrepreneur at NYU

If you have dreams of being a student entrepreneur, there are resources for you at the Leslie eLab. Whether you want to start with the basics or you already have a million-dollar idea, you should come check it out.