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New York University

Employment Office: 7 East 21th St, 1st floor
New York, NY 10003
Employees: 16,000
President: Andrew Hamilton

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Founded in 1831, New York University is the largest private university in the United States with 14 schools and colleges in Manhattan. It operates branch campus and research programs in other parts of the United States and abroad, as well as study abroad programs in more than 25 countries.

The center of NYU is its Washington Square campus in the heart of Greenwich Village. One of the city's most creative and energetic communities, the Village is a historic neighborhood that has attracted generations of writers, musicians, artists, and intellectuals.

NYU has 12 different graduate schools offering study in medicine, law, business, nursing, dentistry, social work, the arts and public service.

There are currently 50,027 students enrolled at NYU including 25,722 undergraduates, 20,802 graduate and 3,503 professional student.

NYU has nearly 420,000 alumni from all 50 states and 163 countries.

Tuition for the 2016-17 school year for undergraduates is $49,062. Including fees, room and board, supplies and personal expenses, an NYU student would need a budget of $65,000 for the entire school year.

Andrew Hamilton was inaugurated as NYU's 16th President in September 2016.

NYU is also one of New York City's largest employers with more than 16,000 employees which includes the School of Medicine. There are 5,298 full-time faculty at NYU overall.

The budget for fiscal 2015 at NYU was $2.89 billion, which doesn't include NYU Langone Medical Center.

NYU had an endowment of $3.5 billion as of 2015.

In addition to its Manhattan locations, the University is also formally affiliated the Polytechnic Institute of NYU in Brooklyn, the second oldest school of engineering and technology in the country, and has research facilities, notably the Nelson Institute of Environmental Medicine, in Sterling Forest, near Tuxedo, NY.

NYU has also established itself as the first global network university, with a comprehensive liberal arts campus in Abu Dhabi -- the first to be operated abroad by a major U.S. research university -- and other sites for study and research in Accra, Ghana; Berlin, Germany; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Florence, Italy; London, England; Madrid, Spain; Paris, France; Prague, the Czech Republic; Shanghai, China; and Tel Aviv, Israel, among other locations.


NYU offers excellent benefits and the amount varies depending on whether employees are faculty, professional, clerical or maintenance staff. More info about benefits can be found here.

Updated September 26, 2016


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