Undergraduate Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions 2020

Jointly established by New York University and East China Normal University, NYU Shanghai is the third degree-granting campus in NYU’s global network, joining NYU Abu Dhabi and NYU's campus in New York City. NYU Shanghai offers an option for visiting students interested in taking a summer term class in this exciting business and cultural center.

NYU Shanghai will offer two 6-week summer sessions in 2020. 

Summer Session I: Monday, May 25 - Friday, July 3, 2020

Summer Session II: Monday, July 6 - Friday, August 14, 2020

In each summer session, students have the opportunity to take courses in English covering a range of subject from Business to Computer Science to Social Science and Humanities.  Additionally, intensive Chinese language courses are offered that give students the opportunity to improve their Chinese language skills and experience the excitement and wonder of Shanghai, one of the most dynamic cities in Asia. Students have the opportunity to take courses in English covering a range of subject from Business to Computer Science to Social Science and Humanities. NYU Shanghai organizes weekend trips to explore other parts of China and also arranges tours around various Shanghai neighborhoods.  Throughout, students benefit from access to NYU Shanghai’s world-class facilities and support from professors as well as full-time academic and student life staff.

There is also a separate 9-week Summer Chinese Immersion Program in which students study one year's worth of Chinese in 9 weeks. For more information on the Chinese Immersion Program, click here.

Admitted Students 

Visit your Summer 2020 enrollment portal for program updates and instructions. 

Eligibility & Application Instructions
Enrollment is open to undergraduates who have completed at least one year of full-time undergraduate study by the time they begin the program. 

Priority Deadline: February 1, 2020
Regular Deadline: March 1, 2020

NYU Shanghai students do NOT need to fill out an application for summer session. Instead, they should contact their academic advisor for registration clearance.

NYU New York and NYU Abu Dhabi students: The application will open on December 1. When it opens, please Login to the application here with your netID and password. Select "19-20 Academic Year" and then select "Summer 2020."

Visiting students (Non-NYU) from other accredited universities: The application will open on December 1. When it opens, please create an application ID through the online application. Select "19-20 Academic Year" and then select "Summer 2020." Please upload or send an official undergraduate transcript (in English) to shanghai.summer@nyu.edu or NYU Shanghai Summer Program 14 East 4th Street, Suite 3003, New York, NY 10012 . 

Questions? Email shanghai.summer@nyu.edu.