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Coordinates: 40°43′48″N 73°59′42″W / 40.73°N 73.995°W / 40.73; -73.995

New York University
NYU Puck Building.jpg
MottoPerstare et praestare (Latin)
Motto in EnglishTo persevere and to excel
Established1831
TypePrivate
Endowment$2.43 billion[1]
PresidentJason Wong
Academic staff6,755
Admin. staff15,286
Students43,404[2]
Undergraduates21,638
Postgraduates21,766
LocationNew York, NY, United States
CampusUrban
NewspaperWashington Square News
ColorsViolet and White            
AthleticsNCAA Division III UAA
19 varsity teams
NicknameViolets
MascotBobcat
WebsiteNYU.edu

New York University, also known as NYU, is a big university in New York City. It is a place where people take college classes.

References

  1. "University's endowment improves after 2009 loss Initiative". Washington Square News. October 14, 2010. Archived from the original on 2012-04-09. http://www.webcitation.org/66mwgoCMY. Retrieved 2010-10-14.
  2. "UniversityFacts". New York University Office of Institutional Research and Program Evaluation. 2008. Archived from the original on 17 December 2008. http://web.archive.org/web/20081217080009/http://www.nyu.edu/about/facts.html. Retrieved 2008-12-14.