Student Life

Student Life

Three interconnected departments help you engage, belong, and succeed during your time at NYIT and beyond:

  • Office of the Dean of Students
  • Office of Residence Life
  • Office of Student Engagement

Resources

Office of the Dean of Students

This office provides advocacy and support for all students across the New York campuses. Primary areas of support include:

  • Medical withdrawals and crisis response
  • Management of student conduct proceedings
  • Behavioral interventions and management
  • Need-based grants for students with emergency needs

New York City Campus
Main number: Zennabelle Sewell, 212.261.1682

Long Island Campus
Main number: Diandra Macias, 516.686.7635

Residence Life provides students interested in living near campus with a supportive, home-away-from-home experience. Each residence hall is staff with trained staff members positions to help students thrive, succeed, and excel.

Student Engagement provides students on our Long Island and New York City campuses with a transformative learning and engagement experience. Through effective partnerships and collaborations with students, student organizations, and campus partners, we help students realize their full potential for pursuing co-curricular engagement outside of the classroom. Areas of engagement include:

  • Orientation and the First Year Experience
  • Student Clubs and Organizations
  • Fraternity and Sorority Life
  • Leadership Experiences
  • Intercultural Programming
  • Campus Pride and Traditions