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STRT 265: Business Government Relations

Professor: Dennis Quinn

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Current GU students, faculty, and staff with valid NetID.
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Academic Pass Setup

  • Create a NYT Academic Pass account by visiting 
  • Select Georgetown University - Washington D.C.
  • Use your Georgetown email to create a new account, or use an existing account. Your Times password should NOT be your NetID password -- your NYT account is separate from other GU accounts. In creating a New York Times account, you are subject to the terms and conditions set by the New York Times.
  • Set your graduation year, if you are a student. If you are faculty or staff, indicate Faculty/Staff in the account setup process.
  • See "You've claimed your NYTimes Pass"? Your pass is active! Go to and enjoy the newspaper.

Watch a 3-minute video on how to claim your New York Times Academic Pass:

Academic Pass Details

  • Direct access to for four years - can be renewed until graduation (students) or duration of employment (faculty/staff).
  • App access to the New York Times News App for iOS and Android devices when signed in to your New York Times account.
  • NYT Archive access (1851-1980). Read 5 articles per day from the archives. For more access, see NYT for Research (below).
  • New York Times Audio, a separate iOS app featuring audio journalism and storytelling. Includes an audio version of daily headlines, This American Life, and short pieces from New York Times culture and lifestyles reporters. Currenly only available for iOS devices.
  • Crossword, Cooking, and The Athletic not included. Sorry, puzzlers and chefs - you'll need a separate personal subscription for these features.

Already a NYT subscriber?

Renewing your NYT Subscription

  • Student Academic Pass Accounts are valid until graduation. As part of the claiming process, you'll be asked for your graduation date.
  • Faculty/Staff Academic Pass Accounts are valid for four years. To renew your Academic Pass:
    • Go to
    • Make sure you are not already logged into the account with which you activated your last Pass, and that your username is still a email address.
    • If you still have a valid NetID (and we still subscribe to the Academic Pass program!) you will be granted a new Pass and see the Start Your Access screen.
    • You can now continue enjoying full access to and the NYT app.

NYT for Research

Searching for Times articles on a particular person, event, or topic? Many Library databases index the NYT and offer advanced searching capabilities:

The Library also carries the New York Times in print on the second floor of Lauinger. (Current issue + last few weeks)

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