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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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Why NYU? Difficult Choices and Deciding Where to Go to College

Deciding on a college is an immense undertaking. Here, an NYU student offers a few strategies to help make your decision easier.

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Applying to so Many Schools Is Hard. Choosing NYU Isn’t.

Choosing NYU is the easiest, best way to ensure you end up somewhere you’ll love. Take it from someone who had no idea what they wanted and still found it all in a school: there’s a place for you and all of your interests at NYU.

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“It’s Not a Phase, Mom!” Justifying Your Artistic Degree

Are you sure of your decision to pursue the arts but are surrounded by people who are concerned for you? Here are some tips to help you strengthen your resolve.

Submitting a Transfer Application to NYU

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

SAT Subject Tests: To Take or Not to Take?

If you're not thrilled with your ACT or SAT score, submitting three SAT II Subject tests might be your way to put your best foot forward in our process.

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Considering IMPACT When Choosing a University

At NYU, we aim to foster individualized student journeys. We want you to find your own answers, across a variety of subjects and experiences.

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NYU College Access Leadership Institute

College Access is important. Learn about NYU’s free program that supports underrepresented students as they navigate the application process.