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Spring at the Square

Join us for Spring at the Spring at the Square - January 26th - February 6th 2015

Spring at the Square takes place during the first two weeks of the semester and is a series of events, information sessions and meet ups for all students to kick start the new semester. Whether you are at the square for the first time or are back for the spring semester, we hope that you will join us!

Click here for a schedule of events!

Spring at the Square 2015 Event Highlights

 Full schedule available in January! 

Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 LaGuardia Place

Tickets available day of show at Skirball Box Office / Ticket Central

Reality Show:  NYU -- a gritty, funny musical about the lives of NYU students as they experience an array of confounding, confusing and exciting issues.

Kimmel Center, E & L Auditorium, 4th Floor, 60 Washington Square South

Come check out the most talented dancers and dance groups at NYU as they compete for the title of NYU's BEST DANCER 2015! 


Kimmel Center 806, CMEP Lounge, 60 Washington Square South

You are invited to join Monroe France, Assistant Vice President for Student Diversity at NYU and Director of NYU CMEP, for a great meal and dialogue.This special edition of Meals with Monroe will be a focus group to get feedback and suggestions for our marquee diversity welcome event for Fall 2015.  


Please RSVP here. Spots are limited. 

Kimmel Center, E & L Auditorium and Rosenthal Pavilion, 60 Washington Square South

The Club Fest provides an opportunity for students to learn more about ways to get involved on campus. Joining a student club opens doors to building new friendships, enhancing your academic life, and exploring career opportunities. Come learn about the diverse array of clubs and organizations recognized by the Center for Student Activities, Leadership and Service.

Grand Hall, 5th Floor, GCASL, 238 Thompson Street, NY, NY 10012

Join us Friday for Jummah prayers and a post-Jummah celebration of Soul Food open to everyone! Fried Chicken, BakedChicken, Mashed Potatoes, Mac 'n Cheese, Sweet Corn, and much, much more! Our Khateeb with be Imam Khalid Latif. 

12:45pm- Recitation of Surah Al-Kahf
1:00pm- 1st Adhan
1:15pm- Khutbah Starts
2:00pm- Services conclude
2:10pm- Lunch is Served


Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 LaGuardia Place

Purchase tickets here!

A conversation between the Ingeborg and Ira Rennert Global Distinguished Professor of Judaic Thought, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, and distinguished New York Times Columnist, David Brooks.

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks is a global religious leader, philosopher, internationally renowned speaker, author of more than 25 books, and moral voice for our time. Until 1st September 2013 he served as Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth, having held the position for 22 years. He is currently the Ingeborg and Ira Rennert Global Distinguished Professor of Judaic Thought at New York University and the Kressel and Ephrat Family University Professor of Jewish Thought at Yeshiva University. He has also been appointed as Professor of Law, Ethics and the Bible at King’s College London. To read more of his work, including his weekly Covenant & Conversation parsha commentaries, or to subscribe to his mailing list, please visit or follow him on Twitter @RabbiSacks.

David Brooks became an Op-Ed columnist for the New York Times in September 2003. He is currently a commentator on The PBS Newshour, NPR’s All Things Considered, and NBC’s Meet the Press.

He is the author of Bobos In Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There and On Paradise Drive: How We Live Now (And Always Have) in the Future Tense. In March 2011 he came out with his third book, The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement, which was a number one New York Times bestseller.

Mr. Brooks also teaches at Yale University, and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Kimmel Center, E & L Auditorium, 4th Floor, 60 Washington Square South  

Come meet with representatives from local community agencies and non-profits seeking spring semester interns and volunteers.

Coles Sports Center, 181 Mercer St, New York, NY 10012

On February 6th, 2015, 2,000 New York University students, alumni, parents, and friends will come together for a Shabbat dinner at Coles Sports Center! Shabbat for 2000 (S2K) offers members of NYU’s diverse community the opportunity to share in a Shabbat experience. Shabbat for 2000 is the largest student-run event at NYU and the largest Jewish student event in the country! Learn more here

Doors open at 6:30pm and dinner begins at 7:30pm. You must register to attend here

Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr and participate in NYU's 10th Annual MLK Day of Service.  Service opportunities will be held throughout the day at locations throughout the city. See the NYU Service webpage for more information and to register. 

Call the Student Resource Center!
Phone:  212.998.4411 (Mon-Fri, 9 am to 5 pm)
E-mail:  Click on "Go Ahead, Ask Us!"   >>>>
NOTE: Administrative Offices will be closed for the Winter Break beginning at 4 pm on Wednesday, December 24, 2014 and will re-open on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 9 am.  
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