Student Voices

Meet the Largest Asian Organization at NYU

Find your community at NYU's largest Asian organization, Asian Cultural Union (ACU).

Students sitting at high tables in a lounge area on NYU’s campus. The room has high windows and have a view of the street.
⚠️ Time to BeReal. ⚠️ NYU Edition

Interested in the real NYU experience? Check out these NYU students' favorite BeReal’s taken throughout the semester!

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Finding Myself in the Stern Core Curriculum

A story of how Stern's Functional Business Core helped an ambassador explore her own career interests and find what she is truly passionate in

NYU scholarship recipient Kaeley Rice in a winter jacket at Times Square.
Inside NYU’s Lenape Scholarship for New Students

For Kaeley Rice, coming to NYU and receiving the Lenape Scholarship is just the start of big plans for improving lives in her tribal communities.

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Violet Looks Good On You: The NYU First Year Experience

See what current students have to say about their first-year experiences at NYU and begin to picture yourself here.

Zhong Chen (Zack) Tan on the NYU Abu Dhabi campus.
Mental Health Is His Mission

For NYU Abu Dhabi Social Research and Public Policy major Zack Tan, mental wellness goes together with academic and professional success.

A student preparing her college application.
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.

NYU students walking through Washington Square Park.
How to Plan College Visits in the Northeast

So many colleges and so little time! Check out our tips for planning college visits and making a weekend out of it.

Eshika, the author, looking at the New York City skyline at sunset.
I Had Many College Choices. Here’s Why I Picked NYU

A first-generation studentʼs college decision story: NYU wasnʼt my first choice, nor was it my second. I picked NYU because I didnʼt have to compromise.