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Academic Resource Center

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The Academic Resource Center (ARC) is the place to go when you don’t know where to go with academic navigation questions.  It offers a variety of academic support resources, including cross-school advising and peer tutoring through the University Learning Center, as well as referrals to other academic resources from our SMART Bar (see below).  Additional resources at the ARC include an Argo Tea Café, computers and ITS printer, and a variety of study spaces

Academic advising and support for the Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program and Higher Education Opportunity Program is also located in the Academic Resource Center.

SMART Bar

To navigate the Academic Resource Center or to find your way to other academic resources around campus, stop by our S.M.A.R.T. Bar – a reception and information desk located by the main entrance. The S.M.A.R.T. Bar is staffed by a team of friendly and knowledgeable students (SMART Aides) who are full of information on Student Mentoring, Academic Resources, Tutoring. They can sign you up for a walk-in advising appointment with one of our cross-school advisors, direct you to an academic coach or a study skills workshop in the University Learning Center, or provide you with a tutoring schedule. As NYU students, SMART Aides fully understand the complexities of navigating the University from a student perspective.

Opportunity Programs (HEOP, CSTEP)

NYU offers two special programs for residents of New York State.

Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP)

Sponsored by the New York State Department of Education, the Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) at NYU is designed to assist students who are residents of New York State who are academically and educationally disadvantaged. In addition to financial assistance, students in the program receive supportive services including counseling and tutoring to help ensure their success. Students must meet academic and family income guidelines to be eligible, and must attend an six-week summer program prior to the start of their freshman year. No special application is required for HEOP consideration, and New York State residents are automatically reviewed for eligibility during our normal application review process.

Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)

CSTEP is a NYU program for New York State residents underrepresented in business, law, science, and health-related programs who do not qualify for the Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP). CSTEP students receive the same academic and counseling services that HEOP students receive, and participate in the same six-week summer program before their freshman year. No special application is required for CSTEP consideration, and New York State residents are automatically reviewed for eligibility during our normal application review process.


Cross-School
Advising

Speak with an advisor about academic opportunities outside your primary program.

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Study
Spaces

Sit, sip and study in a variety of spaces!

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Visiting
Students

NYU welcomes students who are studying with us for one or two semesters away from their home institutions.

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University
Learning Center

Free peer tutoring and academic skills classes.

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Visit Us

18 Washington Place
New York, NY 10003

Contact Us

212-998-2ARC (2272)
arc.advising@nyu.edu


Hours of Operation (Spring 2014)

Academic Resource Center

Monday through Friday, 8am – 11pm
Saturday and Sunday, 8am – 7pm

SMART Bar

Monday through Thursday, 9am – 8pm
Friday, 9am - 5pm
Saturday, 12pm - 6pm
Sunday, 1pm - 6pm

Click here for Cross-School Advising Hours

University Learning Center

Monday through Thursday, 12:00pm - 10:00pm
Friday, 12:00pm - 6:00pm (ARC only; UHall closed)
Saturday, 2:00pm - 6:00pm (ARC only; UHall closed)
Sunday, 2:00pm - 10:00pm

Click here for a detailed schedule of tutoring hours.

Argo Tea Café

Monday through Thursday, 8am - 7pm
Friday through Sunday, 8am - 5pm

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