Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South
The NYU network of libraries is headed by Bobst Library. Bobst houses more than 3.7 million volumes, several special collections, the Avery Fisher Center for Music and Media, and over 25,000 seats for study and computing. The Courant Institute also has an extensive collection specific to STEM subjects.
10 Astor Place
Information Technology Services (ITS) is NYU’s central organization for technology services such as computer services, Internet resources, and email services. If you have any trouble with NYUHome, wireless access, or anything else technical on campus, call ITS.
Information about computer labs on campus: http://www.nyu.edu/its/labs/.
Information about wireless access on campus: http://www.nyu.edu/its/wireless/.
Students may purchase new and used books at the Bookstore. The Bookstore is also a great place to stock up on NYU gear and souvenirs.
The Computer Store sells hardware and software at discounted education rates. They also sell computer books, accessories, and ITP parts and operate an authorized Apple, Dell, and Lenovo repair center.
411 Lafayette Street, 4th Floor
The Writing Center provides writing support and guidance for any student needing assistance with a writing project. To schedule an appointment to meet with a writing consultant, please contact the Center.
Henry and Lucy Moses Center for Students with Disabilities:
726 Broadway, 2nd floor
The Moses Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) assists students in obtaining appropriate and reasonable accommodations and services. Accommodations are determined on a case-by-case basis; however, examples include arrangements for physically accessible spaces and supplemental lecture notes.
Students are strongly encouraged to contact CSD well in advance (a minimum of one month) of the beginning of NYU GSTEM to allow necessary time to review disability requests and implement accommodations. Please contact CSD with any questions you may have about their services.
Health and Safety Resources
Coles Sports Center: 181 Mercer Street
Palladium Athletic Facility: 140 East 14th Street
The Coles Sports Center and Palladium Athletic Facility are available to all students during the summer. The facilities include cardio and weight equipment, pools, squash courts, and rock climbing walls. Hours of operation vary and are listed on the website.
726 Broadway, 3rd and 4th Floors
The Student Health Center (SHC) provides students with urgent medical, psychological, and support services, as well as crisis response measures. The SHC staff is available to meet the urgent health needs of all students. Urgent Care services are available on the third floor at the Student Health Center. Call 212-443-1000 with any questions regarding services.
The Student Health Center is available to NYU GSTEM students, but its services may not be covered by a student’s private insurance policy. Students should check with their own insurance providers in advance to see if the Student Health Center is within their network.
The Wellness Exchange is available to all students and connects you to services that support your overall health and mental health needs. The Wellness Exchange is available Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. You can contact the Wellness Exchange 24 hours a day by calling 212-443-9999, and it puts you in touch with professionals who can help you address day-to-day challenges and questions, as well as any crises you may encounter including depression, sexual assault, anxiety, and drug and alcohol abuse.
Courses can be stressful, New York City can be overwhelming. Whenever you have questions or need to speak with someone, do not hesitate to contact the Wellness Exchange! They are there to help.
7 Washington Place
Public Safety provides emergency help and information 24 hours a day. If you need assistance, call 212-998-2222 or ask a guard. Public safety guards are posted in most NYU buildings and patrol the campus area. University buildings with green lights outside the main entrance have guards on duty 24 hours a day, and emergency call boxes are located throughout Washington Square.
Safe Havens are local businesses where you can seek assistance in case of an emergency. They are located in the Soho, Greenwich Village, Union Square, and Gramercy Park neighborhoods and have Safe Haven stickers in their front windows. A list of Safe Havens is online at http://www.nyu.edu/public.safety/safety/emergency.html. New York City police and fire stations are also available for assistance in emergencies.
In addition, Public Safety manages the University’s Lost and Found. If you lose or find an item in a NYU building, please visit 7 Washington Place.
A number of dining locations are open during the summer on campus and range from traditional cafeteria –style dining halls to coffee shops and a la carte cafes. Dining locations and hours are listed online.
Kimmel Center, 7th Floor
The Student Resource Center is your headquarters for navigating NYU and the City. Have questions about anything you come across as a student? Ask the SRC! The SRC also has a small computer lab and printer for student use and a student lounge.
Student Resource Center, Kimmel Center, 7th Floor
All NYU GSTEM students live off-campus are a part of the commuter and off-campus student community. Commuter and Off-Campus Student Services assists commuter students during the summer with resources to help you address any question you have about commuting to the University.
Located at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
566 LaGuardia Place (side entrance to the Kimmel Center)
Ticket Central is the University’s clearinghouse for tickets to movies, Broadway and Off-Broadway shows, sporting events, concerts, and more at a discounted price. Take advantage of this resource, get discounted tickets to movies and shows, and explore all NYU and New York City has to offer!
As an NYU student this summer, you get free admission to some of New York City’s best museums. Just show your NYUCard, and you can visit the Brooklyn Museum, The Frick Collection, the Museum of Modern Art, the New-York Historical Society, and more for free.
7 Washington Place (corner of Washington Place and Mercer Street)
All students must have a NYUCard. It allows you access to NYU buildings, buses, resources, and services. In addition, your NYUCard can be used at city retailers, museums, and attractions to grant you student discounts. Take advantage of your student status and use your NYUCard to save money!
Note: Students are asked to turn in their NYUCard to the Card Center at the end of the NYU STEM program (it will be deactivated when you are no longer a student). If a student returns in future without having turned in the NYUCard, she will be assessed a $15 replacement fee.