Come Visit Our Remodeled Space!

The Third North Student Technology Center at 75 Third Avenue, C3 level recently got a makeover, sporting a vibrant and modern design; new spaces for VR, gaming, and collaboration; and a help desk to assist students.

Work and Play

The Third North Student Technology Center, located close to Union Square, has been designed for students to work and play with technology through a variety of specialized resources and events described below. For general information about this and other STCs, refer to the Student Technology Centers home page.

Computer Stations

Self-service Macintosh and PC workstations are available on a first come, first served basis and provide students with a variety of software packages.

Review the software available at the NYU IT STCs and other locations.

Study Rooms

The 3 Study Rooms allow students to comfortably and privately collaborate for group study and project meetings and can be reserved online.


  • 49” Viewing screen, with options for HDMI and Wireless connection
  • 4 chairs, table
  • Whiteboards
  • Occupancy: 4 people each
Third North Study Rooms All

Student Writing on Whiteboard

Student working in a study room

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Accessories Lending

Our lending service allows students to check out various tech accessories for use in the space. Lendable items are available on a first come, first served basis.


  • Chargers - iPhone, Micro USB, USB-C,
  • Mac Chargers - MagSafe 2, USB-C
  • HDMI
  • Headphones

Note: All lendables are only to be used within the Third Ave/Union Square STC and cannot be removed from the space.


The Third North STC houses gaming consoles and VR capabilities that students can use for development, demonstrations, or recreation.

  • If you are interested in playing the console games, please come during staffed hours and exchange your ID for a controller. Gaming is open for use when there is no programming running in the space.
  • If you are interested in using the VR machines for development, digital sculpting, or recreation, please make a reservation in advance or fill out a walk-in form upon arrival.


  • Gaming consoles (Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch)
  • HTC Vive
  • Various games (please ask STC staff for the full library)
Student Using VR Headset

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The entire Third North STC is accessible via the elevator at the 12th street entrance (across from the Third North Residence Hall dining hall).


The STCs hold semesterly events and workshops built around enhancing student learning through emerging technology. Past workshops and events include gaming tournaments, working with Unity in VR, and more. All events are open to current degree-seeking students, with specific events also open to faculty, staff, and alumni. See the NYU IT Training and Events page for offerings, when available.