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3 College Freshman

Majors: I haven't had one yet

1 College Freshman

Campus Quality: The student center has some of the worst hours and is basically useless

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1 College Freshman

Campus Quality: NYU overall is not a good facilitie

1 College Freshman

Weather: NYC weather it awful, its cold and windy and the buildings block all the sun

2 College Freshman

Greek Life: It is very small on campus

3 College Freshman

Off-Campus Housing: Just what you would expect for NYC

3 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: It's is NYC there are a ton of options, but be careful it can quickly get very pricy

3 College Freshman

Local Area: If you love NYC it is great, if not, its pretty bad. IF you come from a non-city you'll probably miss the green a lot

3 College Freshman

Drug Safety: I'm not friends with many people who do drugs, but i still here them mentioned by others

3 College Freshman

Diversity: People rave about NYU being diverse, but many people still just hang out with others of their fellow ethnicity and their are many ethnic clubs, making it so there are a lot of clubs you can not join

1 College Freshman

Parking: It is NYC, don't bring a car

3 people found this useful Report
1 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Overall, NYU has no community and no campus, it is not worth going here even if the academics are good, although some people fit right in, it really has to be you're type of school otherwise you will not like, it is no a school meant for everybody by any means

4 people found this useful Report
2 College Freshman

Party Scene: If you are twenty-one it's great, but before that you are mostly just going to get not so great dorm parties

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Scholarships: NYU is expensive so even if you get an average amount of finical aid, it is still expensive

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2 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: Way more girls, and the guys are not the athletic type

6 people found this useful Report
1 College Freshman

Athletics: It is NYU sports are pretty much no existent in the big city

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3 College Freshman

Health & Safety: There is a lot of security around place, and some of the security people are really nice and helpful, and others are extremely rude. But no matter what NYU does not have a campus so most of the times you are on your own on NYC streets, which is normally fine, but occasionally there are some creepy people around.

3 College Freshman

Technology: The computer labs are fine, but not great

3 College Freshman

Majors: You apply to your school when originally applying to the university

3 College Freshman

Campus Food: The food is pretty averge

4 College Freshman

Academics: If you're in to finance it's great

3 College Freshman

Academics: The registration process it not very good

1 person found this useful Report
1 College Freshman

Campus Housing: Very expensive for a tiny room you have to share with disgusting bathrooms, I could probably find my own studio for much cheaper

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4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Though I'm drowning in debt and probably will never resurface, NYU has given me the opportunity for a rebirth, of sorts. Just the last four months have been the happiest of my life, thanks in part to the faculty and students who have given me the courage to truly pursue what I love. If one is willing to be dedicated and hardworking, life is bliss.

5 College Freshman

Diversity: NYU has an extremely diverse community, which almost magically unifies seamlessly. We may have our differences, but I believe it is what we appreciate most about one another.

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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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