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Academic Support Services

Academic Support Services

Academic Support Services

The NYUSPS Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies faculty and staff members are committed to ensuring your success. Comprehensive support services can help you to meet any challenges that may impact your studies, whether they are of an academic, financial, work, or health-related nature. The Division is highly sensitive to the concerns of students. We are more than happy to answer your questions and to support your progress.

Advising

We want to make sure that you feel comfortable and confident regarding your studies and your academic path. Our professionally credentialed academic advisers are dedicated to helping you to navigate successfully through your educational experience. All new students are assigned an academic adviser who provides assistance, support, and a sense of confidence in your academic choices.

We care about you and your goals and objectives. We know that you are making an important commitment to your your eucation and your future by pursing your degree. Our advisers will engage you in a collaborative process to address your needs and to learn about your educational preferences. He/she can discuss any concerns or questions about academic and career goals, degree requirements, student services, and School and University-wide resources.

Advisers:

  • Discuss your education and career goals and objectives
  • Track your academic progress and ensure that you are fulfilling degree requirements
  • Provide guidance regarding majors, concentrations, electives, and general selection of courses
  • Identify gaps in your education and help you to make decisions as to how they can best be addressed

Faculty Advisement

In addition to the support from our Advising Office, you will benefit greatly from one-on-one faculty advisement. A full-time faculty member in your program of study will help to guide you in your chosen major or concentration. Drawing upon their own knowledge and experience, faculty advisers provide discipline-specific advice to broaden your horizons and to help you to define your post-graduation goals. Be sure to take advantage of the opportunity to be coached by a pro in your area of discipline.

Tutoring

Sometimes, you need a little extra help. We've got you covered! The Division's Tutoring Service offers one-on-one tutoring sessions at no charge. Tutors act as learning partners who support your academic progress, and are available at times that fit your busy schedule. Our students take advantage of our expert tutors who help them to get started on and to work through assignments, as well as to clarify and review material covered in class.

NYU Libraries

The University’s library system is comprised of more than 4.7 million volumes located at 15 locations across the City and overseas at many of the University's campuses and sites. Library resources include articles accessed via database, e-journals, and video and audio recordings—all available throughout the library branches.

Information Technology Services

Information Technology Services (ITS) is the central NYU organization for technology-based services for students, faculty members, staff, and administrators. ITS provides computer services, Internet resources, information, training, and technical resources to help the University community connect, collaborate, and excel.

NYU Bookstore and Computer Store

NYU Bookstore and Computer Store carries textbooks as well as a large selection of general trade books, faculty author titles, and NYU clothing, gifts, and stationary.  The Computer Store offers computer software and hardware at excellent student discounts.