14 Reasons We Love the Class of 2024


The next batch of decisions are out, and we’re constantly reminded that there are so many reasons to love the incoming Class of 2024. Since it’s Valentine’s Day, I thought I’d do a round up of the 14 reasons why we love NYU’s incoming class.

You’re Making Your Dreams a Reality



You’re Committed to Settling That Pizza War Debate Once and for All

But let’s face it. New York wins, obvi.

You Know How to Find Your Light

You’re One in a Million

Line graph of Applications to NYU

Well, actually you’re one in more than 85,000, but you know what we mean.

You Know the Bobcat Is Our Mascot, but You’re a Dog Person at Heart

You’re Not Afraid to Embrace New York Winters

Or Shanghai winters, in this case.

You’re Not Afraid to Put In the Work

You’ll Never Have to Answer the Question, “Wait… Where were you accepted?”

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next four babyyy💜 #nyu2024

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If the world couldn’t already tell, you’re going to NYU!

You’re Creative

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I’M GOING TO COLLEGE!!!! #nyu2024

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I mean, just look at this Studio Art major in the making.

You Know That Reading Is Fundamental

You’re Not Afraid to Repeat Yourself

For the people in the back.

You’ve Already Figured Out Your Fashion Aesthetic for the Subway

You’ve Mastered the Art of Hailing a New York City Taxi

You Know the Sky’s the Limit with an NYU Degree

No matter which campus you were accepted to, we are so thrilled to have you as part of our NYU family. You each bring something unique to our community, and we’re excited to welcome you home.