New York University: Ranking & Review

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New York University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate28%28%27%
Applicants64,00726,35737,650
Admissions17,7077,36010,347
Enrolled undergraduates6,0222,6003,422
Enrolled total (including graduate students)51,12322,03829,085

3,372 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,152 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $80. Application fee for graduates - $100.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores3,566
Percent of students submitting SAT scores59%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
690
Math
700

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores2,809
Percent of students submitting ACT scores47%
ACT Composite
31

New York University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $71,790 $71,790
Off-campus $71,790 $71,790
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $17,664 and other expenses per full academic year.

New York University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 13,075 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $47,942 $47,942
Fees for full-time undergraduates $2,522 $2,522
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,412 $1,412
Tuition for Full-time graduates $41,352 $41,352
Fees for full-time graduates $2,496 $2,496
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $1,723 $1,723

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1 821 2,115 13 2,950
Visual and Performing Arts 1,105 721 39 1,865
Health Professions and Related Programs 97 561 495 585 1,738
Social Sciences 816 317 48 1,181
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 263 778 18 1,059
Legal Professions and Studies 516 491 1,007
Engineering 311 596 37 944
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 47 835 16 898
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 336 367 2 705
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 10 524 84 618
Education 87 481 27 595
Psychology 350 148 26 524
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 227 163 57 447
Mathematics and Statistics 118 244 26 388
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 26 195 1 222
English Language and Literature & Letters 88 85 9 182
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 49 79 37 165
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 50 113 1 164
Physical Sciences 65 28 26 119
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 32 72 7 111
History 64 12 13 89
Philosophy and Religious Studies 42 8 13 63
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 3 43 4 50
Architecture and Related Services 46 46
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 6 6
Transportation and Materials Moving 4 4
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Library Science
Grand Total1085,9918,5451,49616,140

A total of 6,099 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at New York University.

At the master's and doctor's level 10,041 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate84%82%85%
  • Full-time retention rate - 93%
  • Part-time retention rate - 71%

General info

Alternative namesNYU
Founded1831
MottoPerstare et praestare
To persevere and to excel
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsviolet, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff19,617
Instructional FTE7,063
Public Service FTE14
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.nyu.edu
Address70 Washington Sq South
New York, New York, 10012-1091
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population5,000,000+
Phone2129981212
Fax+1 (212) 995 4902

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