New York City

Three Black students sit in a theatre holding Playbills for the Broadway show “& Juliet.”
How to Explore Entertainment in New York City on a Budget

New York City is the city for all things entertainment! Here are fun, affordable, things to explore while you’re a student at NYU.

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Food For The Soul: Local Bagels and Coffee Locations

A current NYU student shares her favorite list of local bagel and coffee shops to help make NYC feel more like home during your first year.

Multicolored bao buns from Bao Tea House set on a brown table.
An Updated List of the Best Quick Food Spots Around NYU

From birria tacos and Lebanese flatbreads to bao buns and Korean fried chicken, there is a quick food spot for everyone near campus!

Global Public Health 2023 Team
We Have Spirit, Yes We Do! NYU Violet 100

NYU Violet 100 is our spirit week. The school gets together for fun marquee events to celebrate 100 days until graduation!

Two students kayak in a river in front of the NYC skyline
NYC for Free: An NYU Student’s Guide to Exploring on a Budget

NYU student Chris shares his favorite free (or almost free!) activities to explore New York City on a college student budget.

An NYU admitted student standing by a violet and white balloon wall.
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.

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 student Daniella Acosta.
At NYU, Make Your Own Change

Daniella Acosta forges a path for mutual aid—and herself—at NYU.

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Leap into College Life and Academics With NYU Precollege

This summer, we can't wait to welcome high school students back to New York City for NYU Precollege.

A student enjoying the sunset.
International Students: Prepare for a New Home at NYU

Moving to a new country can be scary! A current NYU international student shares her checklist for moving to the United States and living in New York City.