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NYU Continues 10 Year Application Streak

NYU Continues 10 Year Application Streak

By Greta Chevance, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU received a record number of applications for the class of 2021.

FAFSA Reform an Improvement but Not a Fix

FAFSA Reform an Improvement but Not a Fix

By WSN Editorial Board

September 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Starting the financial aid process earlier and accepting older tax returns offer planning benefits to high schoolers as they begin the application process, yet these small FAFSA reforms do little to ease the greatest burden of pursuing a college degree.

EXCLUSIVE: Silver Master’s App Does Away With Criminal Conviction Box

EXCLUSIVE: Silver Master’s App Does Away With Criminal Conviction Box

By Anne Cruz, News Editor

January 27, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's Masters Silver School of Social Work no longer requires applicants to disclose prior criminal convictions.

Silver Bans the Box, an Example to Follow

Silver Bans the Box, an Example to Follow

By David George, Contributing Writer

January 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion

It is imperative that all schools within the institution open their doors to everyone who aspires to receive an education regardless of conviction history.

Students continue campaign to ban the box on college apps

Students continue campaign to ban the box on college apps

By Yeho Hwang, Contributing Writer

December 7, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Students rallied to have NYU ban the box from the NYU application.

NYU admissions process should be more accessible to low-income students

NYU admissions process should be more accessible to low-income students

By WSN Editorial Board

September 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

NYU must join a wider coalition of universities in the USA in simplifying the college admissions process and reaching out to prospective students.