Admission Essay experience

NYU Senior Reads Her College Admissions Essay Just Before Graduation

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New York University, curated by Analía Sirabonian.


As her NYU journey nears its end, a senior bravely shares her college admissions essay, reflecting on her transformative experiences. The essay’s words, once a ticket to this academic adventure, now echo the growth and resilience she’s gained throughout her undergraduate years.


Since its founding in 1831, NYU has been an innovator in higher education,embracing an urban identity and professional focus, and promoting a global vision that informs its 20 schools and colleges. Today, that trailblazing spirit makes NYU one of the most prominent and respected research universities in the world, featuring top-ranked academic programs and accepting fewer than one in eight undergraduates. Anchored in New York City, NYU is a leader in global education, with more international students and more students studying abroad than any other US university.