Life

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A European (Society) Student Takes New York City

How moving 4,000 miles away from home allowed an NYU Admissions Ambassador connect with her culture on a deeper level.

Meet the Largest Asian Organization at NYU

Find your community at NYU's largest Asian organization, Asian Cultural Union (ACU).

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⚠️ Time to BeReal. ⚠️ NYU Edition

Interested in the real NYU experience? Check out these NYU students' favorite BeReal’s taken throughout the semester!

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HackNYU’s Virtual Debut

Hundreds of student teams compete at NYU’s annual hackathon to create innovative solutions to pervasive problems.

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Why Business Cards Should Be On Your College Packing List

While you finalize your college packing list (and check it twice), don't forget what could be a valuable addition at NYU: business cards.

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Live Onstage, It’s the Steinhardt Composers’ Collective!

At Steinhardt, the NYU Composers’ Collective gives student composers the opportunity to score original work, then experience it live.

Students working together on laptops at NYU’s Leslie eLab.
The BeTogether Ambassadors Program

The BeTogether Ambassadors program teaches people at NYU how to foster more diverse, equitable, and accessible communities in a focused way.

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NYU Step Team: Step with Us!

NYU Step Team celebrates movement and creativity.

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NYU’s Proud to Be First Program Empowers First-Generation Students

The Proud to Be First program at the College of Arts and Science offers peer mentorship, networking opportunities, social events, and more to help first-generation students navigate college life.

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How I Found Community at NYU—And How You Can Too

Finding community in college can be intimidating. Here’s how I found my community and created the friendships at NYU that I have to this day!