Congratulations on your offer of admission to NYU Shanghai's Class of 2023!
We are thrilled to welcome you to the NYU Shanghai family. Each year, NYU’s applicant pool becomes larger and more competitive, and you should be very proud of your accomplishment. On this page, you’ll find important information about the steps you need to take to confirm your enrollment at NYU Shanghai. You'll also learn how to complete other relevant items so you're all set by the first day of classes.
When you were admitted, you were given a NetID and password. This will allow you to access your student portal. You'll need this information handy as you go through the links below.
Go to NYUAlbert and click on “View Application Status.” Click on "Admitted Student's Portal." Then click "Accept/Decline" and submit your non-refundable enrollment deposit by credit card or electronic check for US citizens or permanent residents and wire transfer for non-US citizens to reserve your place in the class.
for replying online or by mail
- Early Decision I: January 3
- Early Decision II: March 1
- Regular Decision: May 1
Please respond to your offer of admission by the deadlines stated above. After the deadline passes, we may relinquish your place in the class. Keep in mind, if you accept our offer, you must withdraw any applications you have pending at other colleges or universities.
Email is an important tool NYU uses to pass along critical information about the enrollment process. Soon after you confirm your enrollment, you’ll be assigned an NYU email address and given instructions on how to create your account. Once created, please check your email regularly. Contact NYU’s global IT Service Desk at AskIT@nyu.edu if you have trouble creating your account.
NYU uses Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) to help protect your sensitive information online. Visit start.nyu.edu to enroll in MFA. MFA will become mandatory for newly enrolled NYU students one day after the Census Capture date on the NYU Shanghai Academic Calendar.
NYU Shanghai students have guaranteed housing on campus for all four years of undergraduate study, and are required to live in student housing for the first two. You’ll be prompted to submit your non-refundable $1,000 housing reservation, online housing application and your $500 tuition deposit (see “Respond to Your NYU Admission Offer” above) once you accept your offer of admission. Please note that the $1,000 housing deposit is a separate payment from the $500 tuition deposit and is due by June 1.
We will be in touch with you in the coming months with more information. In the meantime, you can learn more about housing and dining at NYU Shanghai.
Send your final transcripts to NYU by July 1 to meet our proof of graduation policy.Students who fail to submit final transcripts are prohibited from registering for fall courses and will be dropped from pre-registered courses. An extension will be granted to students outside the U.S. whose secondary schools operate on a different schedule. So get your transcripts in!
Join NYU Shanghai in New York
On Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 13, NYU Shanghai is hosting two admitted student events in New York. You'll have the opportunity to meet with an NYU Shanghai admissions officer and get your questions answered from one of our staff. You can register for these events through the applicant portal.
Chat One-on-One with a Current Student
Interested in talking with a current NYU Shanghai student about their experience? Sign up for a one-on-one Skype chat by filling out the form on the applicant portal. A current student will be in touch with you in the coming weeks to set up a time to connect. Registration will close on April 12.
Class of 2023 Facebook Group
If you haven’t already, make sure to join our NYU Shanghai Class of 2023 Facebook groupto get to know your fellow classmates, learn everything you need to know about NYU Shanghai and stay up to date with important information. You can also follow NYU Shanghai on our main Facebook, Weibo, and Twitter channels.
Take a Virtual Tour
Get the 360 experience of our academic building, state-of-the-art facilities, residence halls, and the neighboring community with our 360 Tour. Our tours also have a Chinese language version, accessible through the same link.
Resources for Parents
We recognize that this is not only an exciting time for our admitted students, it’s an exciting time for parents and other family members too! Parents should feel free to contact us directly with any questions or concerns they may have by emailing our NYU Shanghai Parent's email address at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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By April 1, members of the incoming class will receive an invitation to enter the lottery for Admitted Student Weekend at NYU Shanghai. The event, which will take place in April, is an opportunity to meet NYU Shanghai faculty, staff and current students, connect with other admitted students, participate in sample classes, explore Chinese traditions and history, and experience one of the vibrant cities NYU calls home.
While we aren’t able to accommodate every student who applies for the lottery, those selected will have their airfare, hotel, and food covered for the duration of the event.