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New York University

Breakdown of “Extracurricular Activities” at NYU

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentC
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringA+
Computer EngineeringA-
Computer ScienceB
Electrical EngineeringB+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B
Mechanical EngineeringC-
Music - PerformanceC-
Music EducationA
Natural ResourcesB+
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceA-
Perfomance ArtsB
Political ScienceB
PreLaw and LegalA+
PreMed and MedicalB-
Social WorkA
Urban PlanningA

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Extracurricular Activities

... At any rate, NYU is the place to be if you want to be in the center of everything and actually PARTICIPATE (meaning:no notetaking)in the various ...Read full comment
... No sports team, no team spirit, no quad ...Read full comment
... Frats are nonexistant, as are sports; no one cares about them and almost no one plays them (our mascot is the Violets ...Read full comment
... There are very, very few "campus" activities to participate in, and general social life consists of going out to expensive bars and clubs ...Read full comment
... At any rate, NYU is the place to be if you want to be in the center of everything and actually PARTICIPATE (meaning:no notetaking)in the various ...Read full comment
... If you, for god knows what reason, enjoy city living and want to live in new york city more then anything in the entire world, hate frats, qu...Read full comment
... Also, if you have your heart set on a campus with tons of school spirit and big sports and a nice traditional campus ...Read full comment
... It's hard to find extracurriculars and stick with them if you are not really really into them ...Read full comment
... I found my classes to be very intellectually stimulating, that combined with the plethora of activities available at NYU make me glad I went to ...Read full comment
... There aren't many on-campus activities going on either ...Read full comment
... though far from campus is probably the most luxurious college dorm in America), the school has a bevy of extracurricular activities (I play intra...Read full comment
... I was afraid that I would miss out on the "typical" college experience and would be nostalgic for sports, quads, the whole deal ...Read full comment
... I pretty much felt the same way about school as everyone, which was that there were a million other, more fun activities that I could be doing, b...Read full comment
... They LOVE nyc and urban living, hate everything about the typical college experience (frats, quads, sports, nature, etc), are in Stern/Tisch, wan...Read full comment
... I made friends doing activities I was passionate about and on my floor freshmen year, and I've kept these friends through my four years at NYU .....Read full comment
... You'll miss not having a campus, no quad, no grass, no activities, no football games to go to ...Read full comment
... If you, for god knows what reason, enjoy city living and want to live in new york city more then anything in the entire world, hate frats, qu...Read full comment
... NYU is not known for sports and all that ...Read full comment
... There is zero school spirit and even though the school offers many different activities, it is nearly impossible to get involved ...Read full comment
... I hated the fraternity and sorority mentality and big sports arenas filled with screaming drunk students ...Read full comment
... We don't really have sports ...Read full comment
... There are very, very few "campus" activities to participate in, and general social life consists of going out to expensive bars and clubs ...Read full comment
... For anyone confused as to where the sports teams and green grassy knolls are, you won't find that kind of thing here ...Read full comment
... Be prepared to spent at least $100 a week on social activities or you will end up feeling left out ...Read full comment
... If you come here, you'll probably have a good experience, and if you don't have one automatically, you can find the activities that will enable ...Read full comment
... Bars, jazz clubs, poetry slams, dance clubs, Broadway, Central Park, live television tapings, ethnic restaurants, and numerous other activities ...Read full comment
... There is barely any sports, as I attended some basketball games and those were fun, but when I'd try to talk to someone about it, they would leav...Read full comment
... I am gay myself, but I am a chill homo who doesn't advertise it around the world and who likes sports and other cool things ...Read full comment
... I find that there are always workshops and lectures to help get you into grad school or find jobs in your field, clubs and activities to meet pe...Read full comment
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