Admitted Students

#VioletPride: Welcome to NYU, Class of 2027!

Congrats #NYU2027 on your Early Decision I acceptances! Check out some favorite social media celebrations from the next class of Violets!

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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.

May Bullet Journal Spread
10 Bullet Journal Spreads to Conquer Your First Year at NYU

Your Bullet Journal is not just something handheld that keeps track of your goals, events, and assignments, it also memorializes amazing life.

NYU Stern building in the snow.
I Got In Early Decision, What Do I Do Now?

Admitted early decision? Here’s some advice to make the time between admission and moving to campus less confusing.

Eshika, the author, looking at the New York City skyline at sunset.
I Had Many College Choices. Here’s Why I Picked NYU

A first-generation studentʼs college decision story: NYU wasnʼt my first choice, nor was it my second. I picked NYU because I didnʼt have to compromise.

NYU student Caleb Martin helps students choosing NYU while wearing NYU attire and holding purple and white balloons.
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.

An NYU admitted student standing by a violet and white balloon wall.
How to Choose Your Future Home When You Can’t Make It to Campus

Can’t physically visit campus? You’ll need some creativity, an open mind, and virtual resources to help you make your final college decision.

NYU Liberal Studies student Jakiyah Bradley smiling.
From Liberal Studies to Gallatin: Jakiyah’s NYU Journey

Jakiyah Bradley explored her interests in the Liberal Studies Core, then brought them all together at Gallatin.

Students walking down a New York City street near NYU.
First-Generation College Student? NYU Has Resources for You

Nearly 20 percent of NYU students are first-generation college students. Youʼre in good company.

Welcome Home: From the Screen to the Square

Congratulations Class of 2026 -- explore the avenues of NYU this admitted season. Check out this guide to learn more!