Life

Portrait of Kevin Nader in Washington Square Park
The NYU Shanghai Student Experience: Kevin Weighs In

For Kevin Nader, the NYU Shanghai experience is full of hard work and close friends. It’s also been a time of exploration—both in and out of the classroom.

Portrait of Bincheng Mao, NYU Social Impact Grant recipient.
Pushing for Social Impact During a Pandemic

Bincheng Mao founded the East Coast Coalition for Tolerance and Non-Discrimination. And with the help of an NYU Social Impact Grant, they launched the Minority Defense Initiative to combat discrimination in the face of COVID-19.

Aerial view of Washington Square Park.
Accessibility and Community for Students with Disabilities

There are resources and people here who will help you live your NYU dreams.

John Farrow and Am Silruk in their respective workplaces.
NYU Abu Dhabi Teaches the Art of Relationship-Building

A strong bond with her adviser gave this NYU Abu Dhabi art student the confidence to pursue her passion.

student desk
NYU Students at Home During the Pandemic

NYU students show us where they are most productive in their homes during the pandemic.

“Congrats to our Class of 2020”.
NYU 2020 Commencement Goes Virtual

Our community came together to congratulate these amazing graduates.

Portrait of Computer Science major Alia ElKattan. There are various tech parts behind her.
A Computer Science Major Aims for Maximum Social Impact

NYU Abu Dhabi Computer Science major Alia ElKattan focuses her education on finding responsible solutions to societal issues.

nyu 2024 photos from admitted students
#NYU2024: College Signing Day Roundup

Check out our favorite social media posts from the Class of 2024 from National College Signing Day.

CAS student Justin Gimoto posing while holding an umbrella.
The College of Arts and Science: How Justin Found His Fit

Justin Gimoto was nervous about life in a big city. What he found was a new home and the tools to build community wherever he goes.