New York University Student Panel

Recorded Friday, September 25 at 09:00 PM

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School information

New York University | NYU

New York, NY
Description

Ask current NYU students questions about academics, campus life, dorm living, and more. Livestream viewers will get to vote on questions and ask their own!

Meet the panelists: Alina, Courteney, Rhea, Oliver

Alina is a sophomore at NYU from San Diego, California. She majors in Applied Psychology, minors in Chemistry, and is on the PreMed track. Outside of school, she loves doing yoga, going to the gym, reading, and finding the best vegan food in the city!

Courteney is a sophomore at NYU, majoring in Biology and minoring in Computer Science with the goal of becoming a bioinformatician. Currently, she lives in upstate New York and when not in school enjoys hiking, yoga, and playing with her dog, Willow.

Rhea is a rising junior at New York University (NYU) from Kingston, Jamaica. She is a Global Liberal Studies Major with a concentration in Art, Text, Media and has double minors in Dance and Spanish. Rhea holds a Supervisor position in the Admission Ambassadors cohort which works under NYU Undergraduate Admissions. Outside of school, she enjoys dancing, choreographing, reading and watching theatre shows.

Oliver is a sophomore at NYU Stern studying business with a concentration in finance. He also plays for the school’s soccer team. Oliver likes long walks on the beach and short walks to class. He was born in Denver but considers himself a citizen of the world and currently lives in NYC.

School information

New York University | NYU

New York, NY
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Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Vinay and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
10:32@tanzilhannah:How is financial aid at NYU?
13:28@anonymous:What other schools were you considering? Why did you ultimately choose to attend NYU?
14:41@chen70335:What is dorming like?
17:09@anonymous:is NYU more competitive or collaborative
20:13@anonymous:Is there grade inflation at NYU?
21:36@anonymous:how's the food?
25:13@anonymous:how does NYU help you shape the vision you have for your future?
26:42@anonymous:What are your favorite and least favorite classes and why?
29:58@anonymous:If you have to decribe your experience as a NYU student in 3 words, which ones would you choose?
30:51@anonymous:What does NYU offer for student support/guidance?
33:11@anonymous:what are some fun extracurriculars at nyu?
35:49@anonymous:Is NYU diverse?
38:46@anonymous:what would you say the social scene is like? can you still have a good social life if you don't love partying?
41:05@anonymous:what are some stereotypes at nyu, and whether they're true or not
43:44@anonymous:Do NYU students interact a lot with students from other colleges in the city?
47:16@anonymous:what do you think about nyu not having a "real" campus? what are the pros and cons of this?
48:50@anonymous:What kind of student would not succeed at NYU?

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