Apply to be a NYU Welcome Leader!


NYU Welcome Leader Application | Deadline: April 18 at 11:59pm ET

We are thrilled to begin the recruitment process for NYU Welcome! Welcome Leaders are an integral part of NYU Welcome, an annual program for more than 7,500 new first year and transfer students, as well as all returning students in the sophomore, junior, and senior class years. Being a Welcome Leader is a great leadership opportunity to get involved, feel more connected to campus, make new friends, and truly create a positive impact for NYU students as they start a new academic year. NOTE: This position is only for undergraduate students.

Welcome Programs Highlights

  • Presidential Welcome & Reality Show: Paired with a Welcome by NYU President Andy Hamilton, the Reality Show features artistic expression wrapped in music and comedy - highlighting the talent of NYU students and alum.
  • Marquee Events: Past traditions have included Club Fest, Meet the Greeks, MLK Week, and Drag Karaoke.
  • Club Fest: Meet over 300 university-wide student organizations and get involved at NYU!
  • Themed Hangouts: Avatar, Hamilton, Fitness, Webcomics, Social Justice, Foodies, and more. Meet like-minded friends through conversation about all the things you love most.
  • Affinity Spaces: Spaces dedicated to bringing together people who share similar identity(ies).
  • Workshops: From Getting Involved to What to Expect in the U.S. Classroom - We have a variety of workshops to help you navigate NYC & NYU.
  • Resource Connections: Through a variety of events, all students will get introduced to the numerous resources available to them at NYU.
  • RADical Health: Building a Healthy Relationship to Self, Others, and the World: An interactive program designed to equip students to thrive in college and beyond, including critical tools and resources regarding physical, emotional, mental, spiritual, and social well-being.

Welcome to all of our new NYU students! Look out for updates about NYU Welcome 2021 from our team in the coming months!