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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.

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.

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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.

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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!

NYU students in graduation attire.
You Belong Here: How to Overcome Imposter Syndrome

Doubting your abilities in college is a part of imposter syndrome. Here are ways to overcome it as you achieve great things in a new chapter of your life!

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!

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5 Senior Words of Advice to Live By Your First Year

Worried about college in New York City? Read these words of senior advice to make your first-year experience at NYU less stressful and more memorable.