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This or That: Physics vs. Applied Physics

Yes, there are two different physics programs at NYU. Yes, they are in two different schools. What's the difference? We'll tell you!

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NYU Precollege: What It Is and What It Means for You

Curious what college is like but still have a year or more before you’re eligible? Consider NYU Precollege.

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Candidate Weekend Tips for Chinese Nationals

Here's what to expect for Chinese nationals participating in NYU Shanghai's Candidate Weekend.

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NYU Will Be Test Optional for the 2021-2022 Application Cycle

An important update from AVP for Undergraduate Admissions, Jonathan B. Williams, on NYU's standardized testing policy.

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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.

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How to Choose an Economics Major at NYU

Find out which program may be right for you.

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College Application Submitted. What Next?

Here's what to do after you submit your application.

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Acing Your Tisch Drama Audition

A theatre girl's guidebook to everything you need to know about applying, preparing, and acing your Tisch Drama audition in a few easy steps!

The Journey of an Artistic Application

So you applied to one of our artistic majors at NYU? Here's what happens once you hit submit.