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The 2017 Housing Guide

The 2017 Housing Guide

By Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing, Special Editions, Top Story

When the Housing Guide came out last year, I remember poring over it with my prospective roommate: grabbing a stack, ripping them up and ordering the dorms in various ways. We made pro and con lists, analyzed the possible room choices and Google Mapped the distances to our classes. Room tours, upperclassmen...

How to Decorate Your Dorm Based on Your School

How to Decorate Your Dorm Based on Your School

By Laura Shkouratoff, Creative Director

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

There are so many fun and creative ways to decorate a dorm room, but depending on which school you’re in, you may favor certain decorations over others. While command hooks and tape are advised against, divots in the wall from these decorations can be easily fixed by stuffing toilet paper in the holes...

Madrid: Home Away from Home

Madrid: Home Away from Home

By Abigail Weinberg, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

If you’re going abroad, you’ll hear it said time and time again: living with a host family is the best way to immerse yourself in a different culture while learning a new language. For the past month, I’ve lived in Madrid with an older couple and their 29-year-old daughter, and my constant interactions...

Weinstein Hall

Weinstein Hall

By Kaitlyn Wang, Co-managing Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $12,476 – $16,692 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 5 minute walk to WSP, 20-25 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: N, R, A, C, E, 6 Shuttle: Yes For first-years who prefer rolling right out of bed and into class, Weinstei...

Washington Square Village

Washington Square Village

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Graduate, Faculty, Staff, Community Members Estimated yearly cost: $21,112 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 5 minute walk to WSP, 15-20 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: A, C, E, F, M, N, R, 6 Shuttle: Yes Washington Square Village is perfectly located for stude...

University Hall

University Hall

By Emily Fagel, Copy Chief

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Undergraduate Estimated yearly cost: $15,884 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 15-20 minute walk to WSP, 25-35 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: N, R, L, Q, 4, 5, 6 Shuttle: Yes University Hall, on 110 E. 14th St., houses 600 undergraduate students of all years in sui...

Third Avenue North

Third Avenue North

By Veronica Liow, Deputy Multimedia Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $13,048 – $18,494 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 15-20 minute walk to WSP, 25-30 minute subway ride Tandon Nearby subways: N, R, L, Q, 4, 5, 6 Shuttle: Yes Third Avenue North Residence Hall is a first-year residence hall located at 75 Third Av...

Stuyvesant Town

Stuyvesant Town

By Natasha Roy, News Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Graduate Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 20 minute walk to WSP, 15 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: A, C, F, L, R, 4 Shuttle: Yes Graduate students awarded the Graduate School of Arts and Science McCracken scholarship will enjoy living in an apartment in S...

Senior House

Senior House

By Sierra Jackson, Co-Managing Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Undergraduate Seniors Estimated yearly cost: $13,048 – $15,884 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 10-15 minute walk to WSP, 20-25 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: F, L, M, N, Q, R, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Shuttle: Yes With its exposed-brick walls, modern ...

Second Street

Second Street

By Kaitlyn Wang, Co-Managing Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen Estimated yearly cost: $10,454 – $20,902 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 10-15 minute walk to WSP, 20 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: B, D, F, M, 6 Shuttle: No Located in the dynamic East Village on the corner of Second Street and Bowery, ...

Rubin Hall

Rubin Hall

By Natasha Roy, News Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $7,922 - $14,040 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 10 minute walk to WSP, 25-30 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: A, C, F, N, R, 4 Shuttle: No Nestled on the corner of Fifth Avenue and East 10th Street, Rubin Hall is surrounded...

Palladium Hall

Palladium Hall

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen Estimated yearly cost: $15,884 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 15 minute walk to WSP, 15-20 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: N, Q, R, 4, 5, 6, L Shuttle: Yes Palladium is one of the most sought-after dorms at NYU — its location right on Union ...

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