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Welcome to Johnnie's Blog, your one-stop shop for navigating the college experience and beyond. Whether you're a future undergraduate or graduate student, we're here to help you make the most informed decision about your future and prepare for success.
Times Square, Manhattan in New York City

Free and Cheap Things to Do in NYC for College Students

New York City (NYC) is renowned for its excitement, diversity, and endless possibilities. But it can also be a costly city to visit—especially for college students on a budget.

This blog post explores the best free and affordable activities college students can enjoy in New York City. Whether you seek city culture, scenic views, or thrilling adventures, there’s something on this list for everyone.

Young female professional
Toni Critelli
Queens, New York City with the View of Manhattan

Choosing a College: Is New York City a Good Place to Study?

Choosing a college requires more than just evaluating the academic program. It also involves finding an ideal location that matches your personal and professional objectives and passions.

And amidst the numerous college choices, New York City (NYC)—with its diverse culture, lively atmosphere, and renowned educational institutions—has long captivated students seeking a transformative experience. So, the question is: Is New York City a good place to study?       

Young female professional
Toni Critelli