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Welcome to NYU Shanghai!

Whether you are a first-year or study away student, your experience in Shanghai will be exciting and unforgettable both inside and outside the classroom. The NYU Shanghai student life team will be here to support you throughout your time in Shanghai, but it is still important for you to be ready to make the most of this opportunity.

The resources on these pages are meant to inform and prepare you for your time at NYU Shanghai. Please look through the information and do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns by emailing to


Information to prepare matriculating students for life at NYU and NYU Shanghai

Study Away Students

Information to prepare students from the campuses in New York City and Abu Dhabi for their semester or year at the NYU Shanghai campus

Life in Shanghai 

General information about getting settled in Shanghai