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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

70 Washington Sq South New York, NY 10012-1091
Phone: (212) 998-4500
Admissions Phone: (212) 998-4500
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New York University
  • Located in New York, NY
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 43,797 students enrolled
  • 28% admitted
  • $46,590 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Teodoro from New York City, NY
  • Feb-10-2018 I am a current student here

    When you apply, include every positive aspect of your life in your application. NYU looks not only for high academic progress, but it examines every candidate holistically and want their students to be diverse and passionate in their interests and abilities.

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  • Serah from Washington Crossing, PA
  • Jan-17-2018 I am a current student here

    NYU is for students who do not crave the typical college campus experience. The "campus" is the city, and as a result the students become New Yorkers. Living in the city makes you have to grow up fast. Students quickly become independent and responsible.

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  • Mariah from New York City, NY
  • Nov-18-2017 I am a current student here

    If you don't see yourself as a mature, self-motivated student/if you might need a more intimate approach in college, NYU might not be the place for you. There are about 6000 kids in each year, so if you're looking for a small school, look again. However, if you have a specific interest NYU will certainly provide the tools you need to expand and explore.

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  • Ellen from Danville, PA
  • Feb-09-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Definitely go visit, whether you're leaning towards for or against. Despite the diversity, city schools aren't for everyone. However, NYU might surprise you.

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