Some back-to-school moments just beg to be immortalized, whether you’re moving away from home for the first time or returning to campus after a summer of adventure. Capture your favorites—from neighborhood excursions to marathon desk-organizing sessions—for a chance to be featured on our social media pages...and a shot at an NYU Columbia Fleece (first prize) or an NYU Swell water bottle (second and third places)!
- Snap a photo and post on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook, mentioning #myfirstweek and #NYU or @nyuniversity.
- Submit by Wednesday, September 12th at 5pm.
- We’ll select ten finalists to be featured on NYU’s Facebook page.
- Of those, a winner (based on the photo with the most “likes”) will receive an NYU Columbia fleece, and second and third place will receive an NYU S'well waterbottle—announced Wednesday, September 19.
- The contest is open to all current NYU students, whether in New York, Abu Dhabi, Shanghai, or at any of our study away sites.
- By entering, you grant permission for your contest submissions to be featured on NYU’s Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, LinkedIn, and/or Google+ pages, and on the NYU news page.
- You must be an individual (not an organization, club, or group) to enter.
- Your photo should depict YOUR experience of the start of the Fall 2018 semester.
- For consideration, the photo must be posted and tagged #myfirstweek by 5pm on September 12.
- No nudity or profanity, please.
- Only post a photo to which you own the rights. Entries must comply with terms of service for Instagram, Twitter, and/or Facebook.
- The first prize winner will receive an NYU Columbia fleece. Second and third prize winners will receive an NYU S'well water bottle.
- Winners will be notified with additional details.