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Education Without Borders: The NYU Abu Dhabi Experience

Are looking for a unique, global experience rooted in community-based learning? NYU Abu Dhabi can offer you a transformative education.

Why NYU Is Perfect for International Students

Applying to NYU as an international student? Explore the different resources that make a campus like NYU perfect for international students.

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NYU Shanghai Student Life

A futuristic skyline meets historic streets and buildings. Explore life in one of the largest cities in the world.

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How NYU Is Doing Back to School in 2021

Whether you’re a first-year student heading to campus or a high school senior about to start your NYU application, here’s what to expect from NYU this fall.

New York City’s Times Square.
A Guide to Your First Summer in New York City

Nervous about your first Summer in New York City? Here's a tell all guide to your first Summertime Do's and Don'ts for a time to remember!

The Brooklyn Bridge.
From Suburbs to City: Adjusting to the Urban Jungle

New York City is a vivacious city, differing greatly from what some of us may call home. Here are some tips to help you acclimate to your new home!

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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.

New York City skyline.
Staff Picks: New York City–Based TV and Movies

We polled some of our admissions staff members for their favorite New York City–based movie or TV show. Find out what the media got right (and wrong)!

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Best (and Cheap) Places to Eat Around Campus

Here are some of the best and cheap(ish) places to eat around New York University’s Washington Square Park and Downtown Brooklyn campuses.

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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.