Admissions

Winning the Early Decision Waiting Game

You've submitted your Early Decision application! Now comes the hard part. Here's what you can do to survive (and thrive) as you wait for your decision.

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Listen While You Wait: A “Good Vibes Only” Playlist for Admissions Season

Keep your spirits up while waiting for your admissions decision with this NYU student-curated playlist full of optimistic tunes from Dua Lipa, Mumford & Sons, Destiny's Child, and more.

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Is Early Decision Right for Me?

Applying to college is daunting enough, but having multiple application options can be thought provoking. Lets talk about it!

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Finding Myself in the Stern Core Curriculum

A story of how Stern's Functional Business Core helped an ambassador explore her own career interests and find what she is truly passionate in

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Transfer-to-Transfer: Advice from Current NYU Students

Transferring to NYU? Current students who went through the process offer their advice.

Extreme Makeover: Supplemental Question Edition

The “Why NYU” essay question no longer exists, so here’s some suggestions on how to tackle the new optional supplemental essay.

Submitting a Transfer Application to NYU

Everything you need and everything you need to know about the transfer process.

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3 Tips to Choose the Right Common App Essay Prompt

A few tips to help you make the right choice when faced with the seven Common App essay questions!

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Dos and Don’ts: Tips for Applying to NYU

Tips and some common pitfalls to avoid to make the application process go smoothly for everything from setting up your account, to emails, to financial aid.

What’s UPP? NYU Abu Dhabi’s University Prep Program

NYU Abu Dhabi’s two-day virtual University Prep Program focuses on supporting rising high school seniors and students taking a gap year with the college search and application processes, from finding the right fit to putting together the best college application possible.