City Life

Student looking up at the Shanghai skyline.
Comparing Life in Shanghai and New York City

Shanghai is a lot more like New York City than you think. Check out just a few of the reasons you’ll love living in Shanghai!

The Washington Square Park arch and fountain.
5 Must-Take Photo Ops For Your First Year at NYU

Take advantage of these five must-take photo opporuntities in New York City, on campus and beyond, during your first year at NYU.

NYU students walking through Washington Square Park.
Finding Your Fit: Why Academics Is Only Part of the College Fit Story

Finding the right fit for college is more than just the majors or programs offered. Read why our students think NYU is the best.

A bird's eye view of the fountain and the arch in Washington Square Park.
Summertime in the City

Summertime in New York City truly cannot be beat.

A long walkway next to a body of water.
Study Abroad at NYU Sydney in Pictures

Learn what life and academics are like when students study abroad at NYU Sydney.

A small snowman on top of a water fountain.
Making the Most of Winter in New York City

Whether NYU students are seeking food, fun, or fresh air, New York City offers unique experiences that will add wonder to their winter.

An alumni event held at NYU Abu Dhabi’s plaza.
Alumni Tell All! NYU Abu Dhabi’s Best-Kept Secrets

Find out insider secrets shared by our NYU Abu Dhabi alumni. Learn more about academics, campus life, food, and culture...and a fun event about camels!

An NYU building at golden hour.
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.

A New York City subway station and cyclists riding on the street.
The City Is Your Campus, For Real

New York University is located in the heart of Greenwich Village. Our “campus without walls” enables students to immerse themselves in New York City!

Evening skyline of Madrid, Spain.
The Insider’s Guide to NYU Madrid

New York University’s oldest study away site has a lot to offer you. Read on to learn more about NYU Madrid from a student’s perspective!