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Introduce Yourself

Here is your chance to make a first impression. Enter the One Word. One World. photo and video contest and introduce yourself to classmates before arriving on campus! The contest is open to all incoming freshmen and transfer students — whether you are starting in New York, Abu Dhabi, Paris, London, Shanghai, Florence, or Washington DC.

#OWOW2015 started on July 1st, 2015 — follow along on Facebook!

 

       

STEP ONE

Choose
One Word

 

Choose one word that describes you, then take a photo or make a short video — no longer than 30 seconds! — that shows who you are in one word.

Tip: Take a look at last year's finalists if you need inspiration.

Learn about entries » 

 

STEP TWO

Submit
Your Entry

 

Submit your photo or video by July 31st August 9th using the "One Word. One World." app on HashtagNYU's Facebook page. Incoming students will need a Facebook account and may only submit one entry, so make sure it's final before you submit!

Tip: Submit early for maximum exposure.

Learn about deadlines »

 

STEP THREE

Vote
for Finalists

 

Vote for your favorites starting July 1st and help us decide who should be a finalist. You can vote once per entry per day, so come back often!

Tip: Anyone can vote... Encourage friends, family, and frenemies to vote for your entry.

Learn about voting »

 

STEP FOUR

Explore
the Winners

 

Winners chosen by our panel of judges are revealed on the big screen during the Presidential Welcome — imagine that on one of your very first days of school...

Learn about finalists »

 

Submit
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