Why did you choose Columbia?

The reason I chose Columbia was the Core. Now, you’ve probably heard some mixed stuff about our academic program. Really, Columbia’s Core Curriculum is what you make of it. The reason why I love the Core is that it will open you up to a whole new world of thought and culture you may never have realized before.

Why is Morningside Park so dangerous?

Since the 1900’s, the park has had a reputation for being unsafe. The residents to the west of Morningside Heights appreciated the barrier from lower class Harlem. Columbia even posted warnings in the early 20th century that it was dangerous for their students to enter the park, day or night.

Is Columbia a good university?

Columbia University is one of the best research universities in the US and the world, and is part of the Ivy League. It has the third lowest admit rate of elite US universities only behind Stanford and Harvard. It has produced the second most Nobel Prize winners in the world only after Harvard.

Where should I live NYU?

NYU Community Popular areas include Jersey City, Downtown Brooklyn, Roosevelt Island, Journal Square (New Jersey), Bay Ridge (Brooklyn), Long Island City (Queens), the East Village, and SoHo.

Is NYU in a safe area?

The New York University community is one of the safest areas in Greenwich Village, and Greenwich Village continues to be one of the safest areas in New York City. The NYU Department of Public Safety records all crimes reported to the Department in the Daily Crime Log.

How much is housing at NYU?

Housing and meal plans are priced out separately at NYU. The typical student spent $13,548 for housing and $5,136 for dining in 2019 – 2020. Learn New York University costs for both on-campus and off-campus housing, in addition to dining plans in addition to other charges in the the next table.

How much is a meal plan at NYU?

Washington Square 2020-21 Meal PlansMeal PlanMeals/SemesterCost Per Semester300 Flex300$2,962225 Flex Plus225$2,724225 Flex**225$2,645175 Flex Plus175$2,6176