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Reviews 3206 total reviews with an average rating of 3.6

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2 College Freshman

Weather: One gets all the seasons.

3 College Freshman

Campus Strictness: People can get away with a lot.

3 College Freshman

Drug Safety: Students aren't peer pressured to join in.

3 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: It's hard to define the students into one category because they are so different.
They dress like hipsters

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4 College Student

Health & Safety: Security is available inside of every single building

5 College Student

Facilities: Living in the city provides a unique opportunity that no other school has

4 College Student

Facilities: Our library, our location in the city

4 College Student

Guys & Girls: Everyone is unique and interesting

4 College Student

Majors: All of the majors work hard and commit to their field

3 College Student

Majors: Challenging, as a bio major I need a lot of chem

3 College Student

Scholarships: NYU is known for being somewhat stingy with aid

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5 College Student

Campus Housing: Having a personal bathroom in each dorm is a plus

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4 College Student

Campus Strictness: As long as you follow the rules there are no problems

3 College Student

Greek Life: Some frats and sororities exist, mild presence

4 College Student

Campus Dining: Excellent vegetarian options, not open very late

3 College Student

Academics: Challenging to do well, must work very hard

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Student

Academics: Diverse selection of classes and subjects

4 College Student

Diversity: Good level of diversity and international students

4 College Student

Computers: Several apple and pc computer labs around campus.

4 College Student

Overall Experience: I love my school and living in the city.

College Student

Parking: No one drives their own car at my school.

4 College Sophomore

Academics: The workload is challenging, but at the same time manageable and not overwhelming. The professors are extremely supportive and not looking to "weed students out" of the program. Couldn't be happier or more thankful to be in my program!

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4 College Sophomore

Academics: The application process did not go smoothly as I hoped and it is sometimes difficult to get in touch with the financial aid advisor for the specific program, but the professors, curriculum, registration process, and workload are fantastic.

4 College Sophomore

Scholarships: Be proactive and follow-up, but process went smoothly for me.

1 person found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Athletics: To each his own...I just go for entertainment or the distraction

3 people found this useful Report

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NYU Stern School of Business
NYU Stern School of Business

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Victoria Adesoba
Downtown Brooklyn
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NYU offers students a taste of the hustle and bustle they will most likely encounter in the real world once they graduate. It is an overpopulated institution, so you have to be ready to fight to gain certain academic opportunities, but cultivating such a habit may serve as indirect training for new graduates when they have to go about securing jobs in their respective fields. Life at NYU demands a certain kind of disposition; thus, it is not for everyone. For students who love NYC and the challenge and experience it offers, it is an exciting and ever-changing community. For those who desire a community-rich college experience, NYU is lacking in that area. However, you can make an amazing experience out of what the school does offer. Whatever your choice, get ready for a mix of demanding academics and wild experiences in the city. Finding a balance between the two is key at this big-city school.

Many students claim that the best part about attending NYU is living in New York City, while other students complain about the school's large tuition. Most often, students are dissatisfied with the lack of a campus or school spirit, and many students believe that the institution is run too much like a business, with the school using millions of dollars to make NYU a global institution instead of supporting its current students. Otherwise, most students appreciate the various benefits of living in the city, such as diverse and exciting nightlife options, a broad range of cuisines, and prestigious and diverse internship opportunities.

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