Life

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!

The NYU Tisch building.
Adapting During Remote Learning: My Dramatic Evolution

Are you having trouble adapting during remote learning? Here’s the dramatic evolution of how I diversified my skills as an acting student turned filmmaker.

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!

Two students laughing at an event
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.

An alumni event held at NYU Abu Dhabi’s plaza.
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!

A group of NYU students smiling in front of a “Welcome to NYU” sign.
Questions People Ask Me as an NYU Ambassador

As an NYU Admissions Ambassador, I get a lot of questions during my tours. Here’s a list of unique questions that I love answering.

Students celebrating the Asian community at Asia Night.
Finding My East Asian Community and Identity at NYU

A student’s experience finding their East Asian community and identity at NYU through clubs, social events, organizations, and classes.