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 »


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

Campus Life »


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

Majors & Careers »


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

Your First Year »


Find out what you need to know to create a successful college experience, academically and socially.

Meet Our Students
Ashna Mehra Ashna Mehra
Campus: Old Westbury
Major: B.S./D.O.
Class Of: 2017
Janine Lee Janine Lee
Campus: Old Westbury
Major: Computer Science
Class Of: 2017
Steavian Sampson Steavian Sampson
Campus: Manhattan
Major: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Class Of: 2014
Thu Ha “Gracie” Le Thu Ha "Gracie" Le
Campus: Old Westbury
Major: Occupational Therapy, B.S./M.S.
Class Of: 2016