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Are you a prospective or newly accepted Sternie? OutClass has a number of resources that may help you during the application or decision-making process. First and foremost, we have a dedicated team of students and Admissions counselors that can answer your questions or connect you with current students, among many other options. If you are interested in learning more about NYU Stern or OutClass, please contact us at your convenience. 

Essay Review

As a prospective student, feel free to send us your NYU Stern admissions essays for review before submitting them to the Admissions Committee. We will provide constructive feedback on clarity and content. We request, however, that you provide sufficient time for review and response prior to your admissions deadline. Please contact us for more information. 

OutClass Admissions Reception

Each year the Admissions team partners with OutClass to host a reception for prospective LGBTQ students, their partners, and allies. This coming year's reception will be held on Wednesday, September 28. If you are not able to attend, we would still be happy to answer any questions you may have. Please contact us and we will connect you with a current student.

We hope you can join us for this panel discussion and networking reception with current MBA students and alumni.

Frequenty Asked Questions

Should I be out on my application? NYU Stern encourages all applicants to be their true selves throughout the application process. NYU Stern abides by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), which protects confidential applicant information such as sexual orientation and gender identity and expression. 

What is it like to be an LGBTQ MBA student at Stern?  New York City is one of the most welcoming communities in the world for members of our community. NYU is a microcosm of that environment; all of its schools are incredibly supportive of LGBTQ people. At Stern, you will find a diverse student body that is open and accepting of people from all backgrounds. Diversity is celebrated at NYU Stern, and the learning goes both ways.

How can OutClass help me advance my career? In addition to its strong alumni network, OutClass partners with some of the most elite companies in the world, all of whom have active recruiting programs for LGBTQ talent. Leading companies understand that having a diverse workforce is a competitive advantage in today's international business environment. OutClass serves as one of the first point-of-contacts between companies and Stern students. 

How can I find out if Stern is the best place for me?  The best way to find out if Stern is a good fit for you is to visit. When you make an on-campus visit through the Admissions Office, contact OutClass to set up a time to chat with a current student. Coffee on us!