First-Year Students

NYIT's programs are designed to help students grow intellectually, personally, and professionally.

Welcome! As you look through our website,  you'll see that, above all, NYIT is committed to the success of its students during their time here and after. All our undergraduate academic programs support intellectual, personal, and professional growth by offering:

  • Small classes - most with fewer than 20 students
  • Professors who are engaged academic experts and working professionals 
  • A choice of more than 50 undergraduate majors
  • Real-world experiences in the classroom and opportunities for internships, research, and professional projects
  • A 21st-century Discovery Core Curriculum that gives students the research, critical thinking, and communication skills employers want today
  • Co-curricular clubs and activities that add unique experiences to your resume

First-Year Requirements »

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Make your application process easy, and find out exactly what you need to submit for admission.
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Campus Life »

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As a living and learning campus, there’s always a long list of fun-filled activities for you to be a part of.
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Majors & Careers »

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A choice of over 50 majors helps you study the right subject to meet your future career goals. more…

Your First Year »

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Find out what you need to know to create a successful college experience, academically and socially.
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Meet Our Students
Steavian Sampson Steavian Sampson
Campus: Manhattan
Major: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Class Of: 2014
Anthony McMahon Anthony McMahon
Campus: Old Westbury
Major: Communication Arts, B.F.A.
Class Of: 2016
Anderson Miller Anderson Miller
Campus: Manhattan
Major: Telecommunications Management
Class Of: 2014
Matt Santamaria Matt Santamaria
Campus: Old Westbury
Major: Communication Arts
Class Of: 2017