Offices & Services
Center for Multicultural Education and Programs (CMEP)
The Center for Multicultural Education and Programs offers orientation, community welcome, alumni relations, student support, seminars, cultural, educational, and leadership programs geared towards African American, Caribbean, Latino, Asian American, South Asian, Arab, Native American, Biracial and multiracial, graduate and undergraduate students and alumni.
Def Jam Records
In the early 1980s, Rick Rubin, co-founder of Def Jam Records, lived in Room 712 of NYU's Weinstein Residence Hall on University Place, where he collaborated with Russell Simmons on what is now one of hip hop's most influential record labels.