Advisement & Resources

Assistance to Achieve Your Goals

NYU Wagner faculty and staff assist current students in the development of a plan of study that helps them achieve their academic and career goals. The school offers several sources of advisement for students, including full-time faculty, program advisors, and the Office of Career Services.


Full-time faculty are available as a source of advisement to help you shape your specialization and elective courses toward academic and professional goals. You are encouraged to seek advisement from a range of faculty found in the Faculty Advisement Search.

Student Services Program Advisors

Program Advisors are staff who can assist you with general academic progress questions within your program.  They can also assist you with questions about policies and procedures.  Your program advisor is listed in Albert on the Academics page in your Student Center.

Drop-in hours are offered for quick questions in the fall and spring terms when classes are in session. Drop-in hours during the fall and spring terms are Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 4:00-6:00pm. There are no drop-in hours during the summer or winter terms.

For more involved conversations, you can set up an in-person or phone appointment during normal business hours by emailing Please include your University ID# (N#) as well as your program and specialization, your specific questions, and your availability.

Or reach out to your Student Services Program Advisor directly:

Offices are located at NYU Wagner (2nd floor of the Puck Building). 


NYU's Division of Libraries Andrew Battista provides guidance to NYU Wagner students with regards to research methods, literature reviews, data qualitative and quantitative research software packages and more. He holds office hours at NYU Wagner every other Thursday from 4-6pm in the Puck Building, Office 3045 (on the third floor). View more information, including links to subject specialty guides.

Software at NYU and the Puck Building

In addition, you have access to software through Virtual Computer

Lab and NYU computer labs, the four workstations in the Student Project Room at The Puck Building have the following programs:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Publisher)
  • Adobe Acrobat X
  • Stata 14
  • SPSS 24
  • ArcGIS 10.2