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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

I'm a Gallatin alum and I have an exciting update to share (i.e. accepted into graduate school, published a book, launched a new app, etc.). How can I share my news?

We would love to hear about your successes and keep you in the loop about your fellow alumni achievements. Let us know about your accomplishments, news, and updates by completing our Alumni Update Form.

I miss Gallatin and want to get more involved with the School. Where do I start?

Whether you're near the NYC area or afar, staying connected with your alma mater has never been easier. As a Gallatin alum, you can get involved in opportunities both in-person and online: serve on the Recent Alumni Council, join any one of our Alumni Working Groups, volunteer as a valued mentor, and more. Email with any questions, and be sure to connect with the School online: follow us on Instagram and join our private LinkedIn Group.

I would like to learn more about NYU Alumni Relations and what they offer.

NYU Alumni Relations serves the entire University through annual events (i.e. Alumni and Parents Weekend), affinity clubs (i.e. identity networks, career networks, and regional clubs), volunteer opportunities, and more. They also support the NYU Alumni Association (NYUAA), which is the umbrella organization for all University alumni from every NYU school. You can contact the office of NYU Alumni Relations by emailing

What alumni benefits does NYU offer?

The NYU Office of Alumni Relations manages all Alumni Benefits. Benefits include the NYU Alumni Card, insurance programs, career development, lifetime NYU email access, alumni e-library, credit card and financial services, campus benefits, and more. If you need any help accessing or navigating your benefits, email or call (212) 998-6912.   

I'm applying to graduate school (i.e. law school, master's program, PhD, fellowship, etc.) and I need my transcript.

You can now request an official copy of your transcript through an online form. Be sure to review and read about the various types of transcripts you may request. For all other questions related to ademic records, please contact the NYU Registrar's Office at (212) 998-4800 or email

I'm a graduate of Gallatin's MA Program and I need a copy of my final master's thesis.

To retrieve a copy of your master's thesis, or if someone else is requesting a copy on your behalf, please email the MA Program at

I'd like to get in touch with my faculty adviser, professors, and/or get information on the classes I took.

For information on past Gallatin courses or professors, please contact Gallatin Student Services at (212) 998-7378 or email

I hear that NYU offers free alumni career services. Is this true and how can I learn more?

Yes, NYU does offer free career services and professional development resources to all alumni across the University. Learn more about Alumni Career Services provided by the Wasserman Center for Career Development.

On a related note, do I still have access to NYU Handshake (formerly known as CareerNet) as an NYU alum?

Yes, all NYU alumni still have access to NYU Handshake. If you have forgotten how to login or need assistance setting up your account, you can learn how to navigate Handshake and create your account.

I have a general question about Gallatin Alumni Relations and/or just want to say hello!

We'd love to hear from you! Please email for any and all questions regarding Gallatin Alumni Relations.