20%

Acceptance Rate

$29,832

Avg.Financial Aid

002785

FAFSA Code

About New York University (NYU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

51,847

Website

www.nyu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

New York University (NYU) is a private-not-for-profit research university based in New York and was established in 1831. It is one of the largest private universities in the United States. At present, the university has students from 133 nations.

Thriving beyond borders and across various academic disciplines, NYU has emerged as one of the most networked and extensive worldwide platforms for learning, teaching, researching, building knowledge, and inventing new ways to meet humanity’s challenges. The university’s mission is to be a top-quality international center of scholarship, teaching, and research. This involves retaining and attracting outstanding faculty who are leaders in their fields, encouraging them to create programs that draw outstanding students and providing an intellectually rich environment.

The student body of the NYU is very diverse and has students from almost all parts of the world. The university also offers online programs to cater to the needs of individuals who cannot travel campus to earn their degrees.

The university is now regarded among the best universities in the world. It has an endowment of $ 4.35 billion as of 2019. The university has produced many notable alumni including heads of states, famous writers, artists, and more. A total of 37 Nobel laureates are affiliated with NYU.   

NYU has a student population of 51,847 and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. The university’s student population is one of the most diverse student bases in the USA. At present, the university has students from 133 nations.

Females have an overall population of 58% and white American students have the largest population with 28% followed by Asians with 21 %, Hispanic 15%, black 8%, and some others. NYU has a graduation rate of 85%.

NYU is organized into 10 undergraduate schools and 15 graduate/professional schools, with a roughly even split of students between the divisions. Arts and Science is currently NYU's largest academic division. 

The university offers online programs that are developed by the same faculty that creates on-campus programs. The online programs are global, students from the different corners of the world study together with the help of a virtual classroom. NYU Albert is an online resource developed to access personified information from the university. 

New York University accreditation is provided by the Middle State Commission on Higher Education

Location & Contact

Address

70 Washington Sq South

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2129981212
Fax: 2129981212
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Rankings

New York University is widely regarded as one of the best universities in the USA and the world. These rankings are proof of that.

  • The University was ranked 35th by Forbes in the national university ranking.

  • US News & World Report ranked it as the 29th best university in the USA.

  • It was ranked 39th in QS global University ranking.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st Jan

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

20%

SAT Range

1310 - 1510

ACT Range

29 - 34

Application Fee

$80

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

As NYU belongs to the elite group of institutions in the USA, it's admission process is very competitive. The University follows a very selective admission process. For selection into NYU, you need to have a very good academic background as well as a very high test score. The University also conducts its own tests to judge the applicant.

New York University's admission process for each online program and blended courses are different at New York University. At New York University the admission to each course and school is slightly different from one another as the course offered is from various colleges of New York University. In this section, one can understand the admission process in any of their chosen online program with New York University. 

The application process is online and the last date to apply is January 01.

The admission process consists of the following steps. 

Step 1 -  Complete the online  application form

Step 2 -  Transcripts submission

Step 3 -  Test scores  & resume submission

Step -4 - Letters of recommendation & statement of purpose

Step 5 -  Acceptance letter

 

New York University Admissions Office

70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012

Phone

(212) 998-1212

 

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$39,935

Average Annual Cost

$49,256

Books And Supplies

$824

Other Fees

$2,572

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$18,156

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,758

Total One Year Cost

$73,566

Considering the quality of education the university provides, the tuition and fees at NYU is manageable with the financial assistance provided.

The total one year cost to attend the University comes out to be $ 73,566.

The net price is $39,935 and the average annual cost is $ 49,256.

The fee includes tuition fee and other costs like 

Books & supplies - $824

Room & board - $ 18,156

Other expenses - $ 2,758

For any further information about, we suggest you follow the official website or our tuition and programs page by clicking below.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

9:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

94%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

61%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$26,134

Faculty Overview

56%

Male Professors

44%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

536 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

504 Graduates

Economics

463 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

429 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

413 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

394 Graduates

Psychology, General

299 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

276 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

267 Graduates

Political Science and Government

217 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

125 Graduates

Journalism

120 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

117 Graduates

Literature

105 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

102 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

94 Graduates

Business, Management, Marketing, an...

94 Graduates

Music

92 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

90 Graduates

Biology, General

88 Graduates

Public Health

87 Graduates

Mathematics

84 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, Other

83 Graduates

History

76 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

76 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

65 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

63 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

59 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

55 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

55 Graduates

Philosophy

53 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

50 Graduates

Nutrition Sciences

47 Graduates

Mathematics and Statistics, Other

46 Graduates

Civil Engineering

45 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

45 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

44 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

43 Graduates

Sociology

41 Graduates

Area Studies

40 Graduates

Chemistry

38 Graduates

Computer Engineering

38 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

37 Graduates

Dance

37 Graduates

Social Work

36 Graduates

Real Estate

35 Graduates

Urban Studies/Affairs

35 Graduates

Health Professions and Related Clin...

35 Graduates

Physics

31 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

31 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

28 Graduates

Engineering-Related Fields

26 Graduates

Anthropology

25 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

23 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

13 Graduates

Public Administration and Social Se...

11 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

11 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

9 Graduates

Construction Engineering

9 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

8 Graduates

Archeology

7 Graduates

Graphic Communications

6 Graduates

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languag...

4 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

4 Graduates

Education, General

4 Graduates

Engineering Physics

4 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

4 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

3 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

3 Graduates

Operations Research

1 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

1 Graduates

General Sales, Merchandising and Re...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

26,733

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

20%

Full-time

96%

Part-time

4%

Students Gender

Male

42%

US National: 44%

Female

58%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

28% White

6% Unknown

7% Black

15% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

21% Non Resident alien

19% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

54%

Out Of State

26%

In State

19%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$82,106 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 88% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

88%

Undergrads in College Housing

43%

Averege Housing Cost

$13,166/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,990/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,990/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bobcat

School Colors

violet and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

362

Total Female Athletes

274

Intramural Sports

14

Sports Club

40

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Fencing

Golf

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Fencing

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$48,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$61,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$15,837

$28,812

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$164 - 299

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$29,832

Students Receiving Federal Grants

20%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,069

Students Receiving State Aid

9%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,178

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$27,303

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$40,750

$30K - $48K

$41,223

$48K - $75K

$33,101

$75K - $110K

$27,315

> $110K

$12,152

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$341,120,938

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$13,340,156

As the cost of NYU is quite high, many prospective students won't be able to afford it. To solve this issue, the university provides various scholarships and aids to its eligible students.

Students can avail financial assistance in the form of loans, scholarships, and grants. Students have to fill FAFSA form in order to apply for the financial assistance program and determine eligibility..

If you have any queries regarding financial aid, you can contact the University at contact number 212-998-4444 or send an email to financial.aid@nyu.edu

These are the following aids and scholarships available to the students. 

Federal Aid provided includes Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, TEACH Grant, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, Direct PLUS Loans, and Federal Work-Study.

The average federal grants that a student receives are $ 5,069 and last year, 20% of students availed them. 

The university provides Institutional Aid programs such as Merit-Based Scholarship, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship, Martin Luther King, Jr., Scholarship, Barclays 9/11/01 Memorial Scholarship, Lewis Rudin City Scholarship, 9/11/01 Memorial Scholarship, Global Pathways Scholarship, Nursing Student Loan, and Health Professions Student Loan Program.

The average aid amount is $ 27,303 and last year, 44% of students availed them.