Updated: 1/24/2022 (NOTE: Content subject to change.)
NYU Shanghai classes begin on Monday, February 7, 2022 (see NYU Shanghai academic calendar). Below are academic options for students who are not on a study away agreement. Study away students may refer to registration guidance for instructions.
Students who are currently outside of China:
1. Plan to study in-person in Shanghai as soon as possible this semester, knowing that they may need to begin online;
2. Plan to take all their courses online this semester; or
3. Take a “gap semester” (leave of absence).
Students who are currently in China:
Take in-person and/or blended classes in Shanghai
Course Options [See courses on Albert]
Shanghai In-person Course: 100 percent of the required instructional time is in person. Students who are currently in China and/ or will complete quarantine prior to February 22 should enroll in “in-person” instruction mode courses, unless otherwise noted in the Notes section in Albert.
Shanghai Online Course: 100 percent of the required instructional time is in an online format. Online/blended courses for remote students will be available in Albert on Friday, January 21. Students currently outside China and/ or who will not complete quarantine prior to February 22 should register for online/ blended course format only.
Shanghai Blended Course: Students can choose to take this course either online or in person. Students who plan to study in-person in Shanghai as soon as possible may consider taking the blended course online while you are away, and then join the in-person sessions when arriving in Shanghai.
Global Sites Online Courses: Global site online/blended courses have been open for registration to all students since November 2021.
Distance Learning Toolkits
NYU Shanghai recognizes the unprecedented challenges that students face in their personal and academic lives because of COVID-19. To help you discover strategies for adapting to a distance learning environment, the advising team has created some resources to assist you with navigating this: Distance Learning Tips & How to Excel in Distance Learning.