Student Common Days
Please note that Common Day is a mandatory event and students are excused from their field internships for the day. Please check the Field Learning calendar for information about when you should attend Common Day.
What is Common Day?
Common Day is a student-organized conference designed to explore a wide variety of professional interests and career development issues. The Graduate Student Association leads the event with the support of NYU Silver student leaders, the Office of Career & Professional Development and Office of Field Learning and Community Partnerships.
Common Day FAQ's
Where will Common Day be held?
Kimmel Center (60 Washington Square South)
Is Common Day mandatory?
Yes-- Common Day is mandatory for all 2nd Year/Specialized Practice students. Field Supervisors have all been notified of Common Day and your mandatory attendance. Please remind your supervisors that you will be at Common Day and not at your field placements.
Are Monday classes cancelled?
No, Monday classes are not cancelled. However, our day is projected to end at 4:00 so that students can make it to their Monday classes on time.
What if I cannot attend Common Day?
Please notify your Faculty Advisor if you are unable to attend Common Day for any reason.
Will there be food?
Yes--a light breakfast will be provided as well as lunch vouchers for NYU dining halls. Here is the link for information on the different locations on campus.