New York City Campus

Study Film, Entertainment, and Media at NYFA New York

New York is one of the most iconic cities for film, television, entertainment, and media, with an energy and culture that inspires students to create and achieve at the highest level. NYFA’s New York campus, located at the tip of Manhattan in Battery Park, adjacent to the Financial District and nearby Wall Street, is a welcoming, artistic community of filmmakers, photographers, visual artists, and actors who call NYC home.

NYFA also offers a range of youth programs and summer camps in New York.

Battery Place Location

17 Battery Place, 1st Floor,
New York, NY 10004
Get directions
Phone +1 212-674-4300
Fax +1 212-344-4434


At NYFA New York, we offer a variety of degree and certificate programs, as well as in-person workshops, youth summer camps, and youth workshops. The disciplines available at this campus include Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Producing, Photography, Cinematography, 3D Animation & VFX, Game Design, Documentary Filmmaking, Screenwriting, and Virtual Reality. NYFA New York is also currently the only campus to offer programs in Musical Theatre.

View all of our available New York programs here.


The faculty at our NYFA New York campus includes inspiring professional filmmakers, screenwriters, producers, actors, performers, digital journalists, 3D animators, and visual storytellers who actively work in the entertainment industry, and can share their experience and the latest practices of the local film, television, and media industries with their students. To learn more, see our NYC faculty.

Learn more about the New York faculty here.


From campus to campus, NYFA is incredibly diverse, having welcomed students from over 120 countries. The New York campus is committed to providing a safe environment for all of our students, assuring strong, diverse leadership, inclusive decision-making, and a global community that respectfully considers other points of view.

Read more about our diversity initiatives here.

Explore NYFA
New York


Virtual Tour

Industry & History

Things to do


NYFA’s New York campus is located in a modern, multi-level space. Our purpose-built classrooms and studios are specifically designed for filmmaking, photography, production, editing, performance, dance, and voice. Our New York campus also has a fully outfitted theater and expansive equipment library.

Map of NYC around NYFA New York Campus (not drawn to scale)

Living at NYFA
New York

Student Housing

Teen Camps Housing