New York University, founded in 1831, is a private, comprehensive institution. Offering more than 2,500 courses, the undergraduate program aims to cultivate inquiry, creativity, and independent ambition in all students, and to challenge them intellectually, professionally, and personally. The main campus, located in Greenwich Village in Manhattan, has no walls or gates to maintain a connection to the surrounding city. Fourteen smaller schools within the university maintain their own traditions, programs, and faculty. NYU also has branch campuses in 10 countries on four continents, including Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Read More
collegeType
Private
studentType
Coed
28,772
Undergraduates
12,027
Men - 41.8%
16,746
Women - 58.2%
25,331
Graduate Students
Admissions iconAdmissions
See More
Admissions iconAdmissions
expand icon
Entrance Difficulty
Not reported
Overall Admission Rate
Not reported
Regular Admission Deadline
January 5
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.79
SAT Math
750-800 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
700-770 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
32-35 range of middle 50%
Financials iconFinancials
See More
Financials iconFinancials
expand icon
Cost of Attendance
$83,608
Tuition and Fees
$59,230
Room and Board
$19,682
Average Percent of Need Met
57%
Average Freshman Award
$57,522
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,549
Academics iconAcademics
See More
Academics iconAcademics
expand icon
Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
16%
10-19
45%
20-29
20%
30-39
8%
40-49
3%
50-99
7%
Over 100
1%
Campus life iconCampus Life
See More
Campus life iconCampus Life
expand icon
New York Population
8,244,910
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Mascot
Bobcat
Sororities
3% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
Students iconStudents
See More
Students iconStudents
expand icon
International Students
Not reported
First-Year Students Returning
94.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
78.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid data displayed on CollegeData’s college profiles is from the 2021-22 academic year.
A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases, copyright © 2022 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.