City Life

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10 Things I Wish I Knew as an NYU First Year

Tackle the city as an NYU first year with these helpful tips!

Why NYU is perfect for International Students

Applying to NYU as an international student? Explore the different resources that make a campus like NYU perfect for international students.

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How NYU Students Can Support Local Businesses During COVID-19

Want to know which businesses you can support during these challenging times? We've got you covered.

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Is an Urban Campus Like NYU New York City Right for You?

Getting outside of your comfort zone may be just what you need for an incredible college experience.

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Biking at NYU for Every Kind of Cyclist

Sustainable, fun, and socially distant? There’s a lot to love about biking at NYU.

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You’re Going Places: Your Go-To Guide on the NYC Subway System!

You’ll navigate the subway like a true New Yorker in no time.

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Small-Space Workouts You Can Do in Your Dorm

New York City isn’t exactly known for its massive apartments. We’ve got some exercises that are perfect for small spaces.

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NYU Shanghai’s Global Community in Four Moments

NYU Shanghai is a global community. Check out this roundup of that spirit in action.

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#Follow4Follow: Your Social Media Round-up on All Things NYC

New York is a powerhouse of talent, culture and entertainment. Stay in the loop by following these instagram accounts, blog sites and podcasts.

They’re Not Called Dorms? Navigating NYU Residence Halls

NYU offers a wide variety of residence hall experiences that help students make a home on the campus without walls.