Your Journey Awaits

Even with a diversity of past adventures, everyone's path has landed them here at this moment with the opportunity to connect with students from around the world. NYU Welcome hosts an exciting variety of programs, events, and initiatives to support your transition to NYU at the beginning of both fall and spring semesters. We can't wait to welcome you and take you on your NYU journey this semester!

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NYU Mobile

At the beginning of each semester, NYU students can access the schedule of events on NYU Mobile.

For the best NYU Welcome experience, use the dropdown menus below to easily and quickly navigate NYU Mobile — find the events and activities that interest you!

NYU is a vibrant place because of the people who are part of it. We are committed to connecting you with important resources that support your journey, and to providing engaging opportunities for you to get involved in the community. NYU Welcome is your opportunity to get to know the students, faculty, and staff who call NYU home and to add your unique voice to our shared story.

Students' Experiences

"Connecting with other people helped me to know that I wasn't the only one worrying."
— CAS Student

"The abundance of resources and tips made me feel more optimistic about the future."
— Tisch Student

"[Affinity Spaces] allowed us to share our stories and parts of our lives with people who understand."
— Steinhardt Student

NYU Welcome Highlights

Presidential Welcome Reality Show

A welcome from the University President with a sketch comedy musical performance by NYU students about transitioning to college.

Club Fest

Meet over 300 University-wide student organizations and get involved at NYU!

Themed Hangouts

Meet like-minded friends through conversation about all the things you love most.

Affinity Spaces

Spaces dedicated to bringing people together around shared affinity to identities.


From Getting Involved to What to Expect in the US Classroom — we have a variety of workshops to help you navigate NYC and NYU.