Faith Namsemon-N'Koa Accepted for Fall Admission at New York University (NYU)

posted Feb 23, 2011, 2:30 AM by Unknown user

Another ISD senior has been accepted for admission to one of the nation's highest-ranking universities!  Faith Namsemon-N'Koa has been offered admission to New York University (NYU) for the fall 2011 semester.  Faith,an ISD student for three years and the current Vice President of the high school Student Council, plans to major in Business Finance.  Although NYU is high on her list of preferred universities, she will not make a final decision until later in the spring.  Congratulations, Faith!

NYU is a private 4-year residential university with its main campus in Greenwich Village.  Established in 1831, NYU is one of the largest private universities in the United States, with more than 50,000 students attending 18 schools and colleges at five major centers in Manhattan and in sites in Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America. Today, students come from every state in the union and from 133 foreign countries, making NYU a truly international university. The faculty totals over 3,100 full-time members.  NYU is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities and provides an exceptional range of facilities, services, residence halls, and dining locations.  Academic facilities include nine libraries as well as dozens of specialized centers and institutes.

Some campus facts:

Founding Date: April 18, 1831 
Official Color: Violet 
Nickname: Violets 
Mascot: Bobcat 
Alma Mater: The Palisades


  • Total: 50,917
  • Undergraduate: 19,401
  • Graduate and Professional: 18,990
  • Noncredit Programs: 12,526

Degrees Conferred

  • Total: 11,804
  • Associates: 698
  • Baccalaureate: 4,492
  • Master's: 4,840
  • Doctoral: 407
  • Professional: 1,36