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New York University is a private research university in New York City. Chartered in 1831 by the New York State Legislature, NYU was founded by a group of New Yorkers led by then-Secretary of the Treasury Albert Gallatin. NYU is a private nonprofit non sectarian research university and is considered one of the world’s most influential and foremost research universities.

Rankings

Majors in Demand:

  • Chemistry 
    Computer Science
    Economics
    Engineering
    English
    History
    Journalism
    Mathematics
    Music
    Philosophy 
    Psychology

28

(National Universities)

42

(QS World Ranking)

Location

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Enrollment

27,444

Acceptance Rate

21%

Personal Statement

Yes

Application Method(s)

CGPA

SAT / ACT

Yes

No

(Freshmen <30 credit hours)

(Transfers >30 credit hours)

English Proficiency

100

TOEFL

7.5

IELTS

Fees

$76,182

Total

$56,500 / $19,682

Tuition / Living

Deadlines

1 Nov

Spring

15 May

Fall

125

DET

updated: April 2022