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NYU Welcomes Puerto Rican Students

NYU Welcomes Puerto Rican Students

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

January 22, 2018

Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU announced in November that it would launch the Hurricane Maria Assistance Program for students from Puerto Rico affected by the hurricane. It initially committed to accepting 50 students but will accept more because of the large volume of applicants. The students will study tuition-free at NYU for the spring semester.