Resources and Services

While NYU SPS has many resources unique to the school, the University also provides outstanding services. Here you will find an introduction to many of the important offices and staff that are available to assist you as a student.

Office of Student Affairs

The Office of Student Affairs (OSA) strives to ensure student success by creating and supporting a diverse range of student-life activities, student governance, academic and conduct policies, academic enhancement through specially designed programs and workshops, and leadership programs and events. Serving as a liaison between the School's academic program areas and offices throughout the University, the OSA connects students to critical resources and services. 

Students are encouraged to participate fully in School and University life - from club events to workshops and public dialogues - the opportunities are limitless. You will find supportive environments conducive to learning and to building enduring personal and professional relationships with the resources and encouragement you need to succeed.

Student Resources

The SPS Student Support Center (SSC) aims to enhance the student experience by providing individualized student support and services. If you are experiencing personal and/or academic challenges, and need assistance, please contact the SSC team by completing the Student Intake Form via the link below. An SSC team member will follow up with you within 48 hours. 

Below we have compiled many of the most popular resources, but this list is not exhausting.

Academic Services

Many excellent services are in place to enhance your academic experience and help you to fully embrace university life while addressing challenges and concerns. 

Academic Advising

Your advisor is your most important connection at the University. Advisors can either answer your questions directly or connect you with those who can.


One-on-one tutoring can be the key to mastering material you find challenging or strengthening your skills in a particular subject area. Let us know how we can help!

Academic Enhancement Workshops

Take workshops in Excel and PowerPoint to round out your skills and enhance coursework presentations.

NYU Library Services

The NYU Elmer Holmes Bobst Library resources and services are comprehensive; from research-related assistance to the Digital Studio and much more, you will find unparalleled support for a successful academic experience.

Study Abroad

NYU offers study away experiences in various locations around the globe. Take a summer or a semester to immerse yourself in the lifestyle of a culture that is new to you.

The Moses Center for Student Accessibility (CSA)

NYU is committed to providing equal educational opportunities for students with disabilities. The Moses Center works with students to determine appropriate accommodations.

University Learning Center

Academic tutors at the Learning Center are current NYU undergraduates who offer both one-on-one and group tutoring in a variety of courses.

NYU Speaking Freely

Available to all NYU students, Speaking Freely gives you a taste of a new language and culture. Learn how to communicate in different languages on a variety of topics as part of a small, informal group.


Online platform used to access syllabi, assignments, grades, etc.

Degree Progress Report

Tracks your progress towards graduation

Student Services

Student services are extensive at NYU. As you move through your academic career, you will find the support and resources you need at every turn. See below and get started.

Academic Calendar

The University's academic calendar, on the Registrar's website, is comprehensive and indicates all important dates.


An essential resource for students and their families, the NYU StudentLink Center addresses your questions about many facets of university life, from billing and financial aid to registration, housing, and meal plans.

Wasserman Center for Career Development

The Wasserman Center for Career Development at NYU SPS guides students in the creation of customized career action plans to help them achieve their professional, career, and personal goals.


Many options are available to get around New York City. Public transportation systems are extensive and run 24/7. University transportation services also run between the major academic building locations.

IT Services

NYU Information Technology (NYU IT) provides technology-based services and support for NYU students and all members of the University community.

SPS Student Business Cards

Students can order student business cards while studying at NYU SPS by completing the online application form. Once approved, your cards will be ready to be picked up in two to three weeks.

Students in the Military and Veterans

NYU and SPS are committed to providing an environment for veterans to work toward achieving their academic and personal goals, and be involved in campus life.

Office of Global Services

The Office of Global Services (OGS) handles immigration matters for all students, faculty, and staff seeking immigration and visa support when traveling to NYU locations in the US and around the world.

Safety, Health, and Wellness

NYU is committed to safety, wellness education, and outstanding health care for all members of the University community. The Student Health Center offers routine and walk-in Primary Care and Women's Health Services at either no cost or very reduced cost to all matriculated students. Wellness, Short-term Counseling (talk therapy) and Crisis services are free of charge.

Wellness and Health Services

NYU provides extensive health and wellness services that address both physical and mental health concerns. From same-day appointments to mindfulness and relaxation techniques, the NYU Health Center can either take care of your needs directly or refer you to appropriate resources.

Public Safety

The Department of Public Safety is dedicated to preserving the safety and security of the NYU community. Assistance is available 24/7.

Spiritual Life

The Office of Global Spiritual Life at NYU offers students the opportunity to engage in open and authentic conversations about religion and spirituality. Students share their experiences, connect with others, and participate in transformative, multi-faith encounters.

Athletic Facilities

NYU has three state-of-the-art athletic facilities – the Palladium and 404 Fitness in Greenwich Village and the Brooklyn Athletic Center on the Brooklyn campus. Students and athletes at NYU engage in sports and fitness in a variety of ways.

Policies and Procedures

Familiarize yourselves with the important policies and procedures that govern the NYU SPS community of students, faculty and staff. Knowledge of and adherence to these policies will serve to guide you through your academic journey and help to ensure your success. 

Academic Policies

Specific academic policies are in place for graduate and undergraduate degree students, as well as for those students enrolled in our Diploma Programs and Career Advancement Courses.

Student Code of Conduct

The Office of Student Conduct is committed to the development of individual students and the education of members of New York University on the rights and responsibilities of communal membership.

Grievance Policy and Procedures

Students who have grievances that are not addressed by NYU SPS academic policies and/or the University's conduct policies may consult the grievance procedures.

Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Policy

New York University is committed to equal treatment and opportunity for its students, and to maintaining an environment that is free of bias, prejudice, discrimination, and harassment.

Financial Information

The University has offices dedicated to addressing the financial matters of all students. The Office of Financial Education provides students with the resources needed to make informed decisions. 

Emergency Funds

NYU SPS is committed to helping students who may be facing a short-term financial emergency. The goal of the fund is to help students remain in school without interruption.

Scholarship Information

Visit our scholarship website for a comprehensive list of available funding sources that can help you cover the cost of your education..

Financial Education

NYU is committed to providing access to a variety of financial education resources to assist students and families in expanding their knowledge of personal finance.

Financial Aid

The NYU Office of Financial Aid Federal provides guidance to help students and their families maximize their financial aid options and minimize confusion in order to make an NYU education possible.

Bursar's Office

The Office of the Bursar is the central billing and collection point for New York University.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

NYU and SPS embrace diversity and promote a culture of inclusion for the entire community 

SPS Bias-Related Intake Form

To help foster an inclusive learning environment, we encourage all students to notify the SSC team of DEI-related incidents. Please do so by completing the DEI Intake Form. All information is confidential.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at NYU

NYU is committed to building a culture that respects and embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity.