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NYU Student Life

NYU is on a 230-acre campus in an urban setting in New York, New York, not far from New York City. NYU has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

NYU also has fraternities and sororities.

NYU students' favorite campus events are Fall Clubfest, Asian Heritage Month and StrawberryFest.

Does NYU offer student housing?

NYU offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing. There are 11,554 spots available in on-campus housing for all 27,444 undergraduates. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

NYU offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at NYU

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

New York University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The NYU campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

NYU offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to NYU

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to NYU, take West Side Highway to New York, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in New York you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore NYU's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

NYU Students

57%

Women

43%

Men

94%

Full Time

6%

Part Time

33%

In State

67%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

24%

23%

19%

17%

8%

5%

4%

0.16%

0.10%

Undergraduate Students

27,444

Graduate Students

25,331

Non-Resident / International Students

6,466

NYU Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

52,775

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

21%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$54,880

Out-of-State

$54,880

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 5
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