New York University

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New York University

70 Washington Sq South
New York

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 50,027
Number of Men 22,217
Number of Women 27,810
Percentage Women44%
Percentage Men56 %
Full-time Students 40777
Part-time Students 9250
Number of Applicants Not Reported
Number of Admitted Not Reported
Full-time Retention Rate (2015) 93%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 10 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesPrepaid tuition plan
yesTuition payment plan
yesOther alternative tuition plan
In-state Tuition $45,278
Books and Supplies $1,070
On Campus Room and Board $17,580
In-state Fees $2,472
Out of State Tuition $2,472
Application Fee $70
Estimated Total$68,942

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 57%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$25,146
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 23%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $5,043
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 22%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,545
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 38%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $7,482
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The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesLess Than 1 Yr Certificate
yes1 but Less Than 2 Yr Certificate
yesAssociate’s Degree
yesBachelor’s Degree
yesPostbaccalaurate Certificate
yesMaster’s Degree
yesPost-Master’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship
yesDoctor’s Degree – professional practice
yesDoctor’s Degree – other

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Business Administration and Management, General1428
Computer and Information Sciences, General671
Economics, General593
Social Work563
Business/Commerce, General549
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies528
Cinematography and Film/Video Production461
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse433
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General387
Psychology, General370
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other331
Visual and Performing Arts, Other301
Public Administration288

Degrees Awarded by Level

Master's Degree8455
Bachelor's Degree6033
Doctor's Dgree - professional practice (new degree classification)532
Doctor's Degree - research/scholarship (new degree classification)433
Postbaccalaureate certificate124
Post-master's certificate92
Associate's Degree54
Doctor's Degree - other (new degree classification)29
Award of Less Than 1 academic year9

Additional Services

yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers

Sports and Athletics

yesNational Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
yesNCAA or NAIA member for basketball - University Athletic Association
yesNCAA or NAIA member for baseball - Eastern College Athletic Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for cross country/track - University Athletic Association

Institution’s internet website address
School Setting City: Large: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population of 250,000 or more.
Geographic RegionMid East DE DC MD NJ NY PA
PresidentJohn E. Sexton
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is NOT part of a system or corporate entity
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPrivate not-for-profit institution - A private institution in which the individual(s) or agency in control receives no compensation, other than wages, rent, or other expenses for the assumption of risk. These include both independent nonprofit schools and those affiliated with a religious organization.
Dual credit 0
Calendar system Semester A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.