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About New York University
  • Year of Foundation 1831
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 20,566
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 61%, 39%, 65%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 40,100
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Most selective
  • Application Fee 65
  • Enrollment No. 21,227
Most of NYU's buildings are located across a roughly 229 acre area bounded by Houston Street to the south, Broadway to the east, 14th Street to the north, and Sixth Avenue (Avenue of the Americas) to the west. The core of NYU consists of buildings that surround Washington Square Park. With approximately 12,500 residents, NYU has the seventh-largest university housing system in the U.S. as of 2007, and one of the largest among private schools.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 4%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 7
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) New York City Church of Christ, Asian American Christian Fellowship, Association for Jewish Women, Baptist Student Union, Shalhevet at NYU, Christian Inter-Fellowship Council, Hillel: The Jewish Culture Foundation @ NYU, In
  • Number of honor societies Psi Chi (Psychology), Lambda Pi Eta (Communication Studies), Economics Honor; Society
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus La Herencia Latina, Pride Month, African Heritage Month, Women's Herstory Month, Asian Heritage Month, Shuruq, Earth Week, Agape Week, Speech and Debate Skyline National Tournament, Parliamentary Debate International Tournament, Strawberry Festival, All-Un
  • Number of frats 13
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Arab Student United, Asian Cultural Union, Caribbean Students Association, Chinese Culture Club, Chinese Mei Society, Chinese Student Society, Hellenic Heritage Association, Hong Kong Student Association, Armenian Hokee, Il
  • Number of sororities 13
  • Number of students in fraternities 13
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations 25%
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Queens, NY (LaGuardia) (10), Newark, NJ (13)
  • Distance to nearest train New York City (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus New York City (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 96%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 75%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 92%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 24
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 25%
  • Number of students using college housing 54%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 50%
Campus Services
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities Elmer Holmes Bobst Library houses NYU's general library collection as well as: the Fales Library of rare books and manuscripts in English and American literature; the Tamiment Institute Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, a unique center for schol
  • Number Of Books in Library 5,390,289
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums Grey Art Gallery, and special academic facilites for arts, business, culture, education, film, international relations, lanugage, law, media, music, public service, research, and social policy.
  • Number Of Subscriptions 54,024
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 650
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 6,332,917
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 12,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 950
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,494,519
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 850
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 673,590
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 13,000
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 70%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 4,000
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 17%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Goldman Sachs, Ernst & Young, Citibank, JP Morgan Chase, Deloitte & Touche, Unilever, CFSB
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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