Application Help

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.

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College Application Preparation: How I Made the Most of My Summer

Are you getting ready to apply to college in the fall? Here’s a list of things I did over the summer for my college application preparation.

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Stern Concentrations? Who Are They?

Eric, Stern ’22, gives a high-level overview of the different undergraduate programs in the Stern School of Business to help you decide which one is the best for you!

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Ready, Set, Click: Your Admissions Decision Is (Almost) Here

Decision release is around the corner. Here’s everything you need to know about accessing your admissions decision.

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What to Know About Your Financial Aid Package

An NYU financial aid officer breaks down the differences between scholarships, grants, Federal Work-Study, and loans and explains how they add up to create the full picture of your financial aid package.

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Dos and Donʼts After you Submit an Application

The hard part is over. You've submitted your application, and now you've just got to wait. Here are some dos and don'ts to help pass the time.

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4 Things to Remember Before Submitting Your Applications

It can be easy for the application process to become a blur. So here are four things to remember before submitting your applications.

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Making a College List, First-Generation Student Edition

A first-generation student provides tips on how they stayed organized during the college application process, from making a college list to tracking aid.

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What You Need to Know About Applying for Financial Aid

Yes, the financial aid application process can seem a bit overwhelming. However, applying for it is an important and necessary part of your NYU application.

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Undecided? Understandable! Why NYU Is the Place for You

If you are undecided about your major, then read on and learn about the many schools, programs, and subject areas across our three degree-granting campuses.