Welcome to NYU Archives

The New York University Archives serves as the final repository for the historical records of NYU. Its primary purpose is to document the history of the University and to provide source material for administrators, faculty, students, alumni, and other members of the University community, as well as scholars, authors, and other interested persons who seek to evaluate the impact of the University's activities on the history of American social, cultural, and intellectual development.

  • Washington Square Village in 1891.

    Washington Square Park in 1891.

  • The graduating class of 1883.

    The graduating class of 1883.

  • University Heights (Now Bronx Community College) residence hall dormitory in 1968.

    University Heights (Now Bronx Community College) residence hall dormitory in 1968.

  • The 1954 women's basketball team.

    The 1954 women's basketball team.

  • Stevenson rally in the 1960s.

    Stevenson rally in the 1960s.