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.
726 Broadway, 2nd Floor
The Moses Center determines qualified disability status and assists students in obtaining appropriate accommodation and services. Services provided vary depending on a student’s need but can include assistance with class note-taking and lectures, alternative exams, transportation for students with temporary injuries or physical disabilities, and special housing.
Students are encouraged to contact the Moses Center at least three weeks in advance of the start of classes to afford that office enough time to evaluate need and arrange for 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 medical, psychological, pharmaceutical, educational, crisis response, and support services. If your needs are urgent, you require counseling, or have questions about health services, the SHC staff can assist you.
Please note that, like any medical clinic, the SHC may not be included in a student’s personal health insurance network. Students are encouraged to contact their insurance providers prior to the program to determine if the SHC is covered by their plan. Students are also advised to carry a copy of their insurance card at all times in case of an emergency.
The Wellness Exchange is available free of charge to all students and connects you to services at NYU that support your overall health and mental health needs. Call the number above, and responders put 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.
14 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 14 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, Suite 210
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 for University Life, Suite 210
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.
383 Lafayette Street (corner of Lafayette and East 4th 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.