Study At NYU: Every Season, For Any Reason

NYU welcomes visiting students all year round. Are you ready for the NYU experience? As a visiting student, you get the best of all that NYU has to offer: You can choose from thousands of courses and explore New York City like only an NYU student can. You can take intensive courses during our Summer and January sessions, or come for a full semester in the Fall or Spring. You can even study abroad at one of NYU’s global centers over the summer. See the dates below to start planning your time as an NYU student.

Virtual Information Sessions

Want to learn more about NYU's Visiting Student program and how you can apply? Register for one of our upcoming virtual information sessions at the links below.

Monday, November 16th, 4:00 - 5:00 PM EST

Thursday, December 3rd, 4:00 - 5:00 PM EST

Monday, December 14th, 4:00 - 5:00 PM EST



Academic Year 2020-2021

Fall Semester: September 2 - December 13, 2020*

January Term: January 4 - 22, 2021

Spring Semester: January 28 - May 10, 2021*

Summer Session: May 24 - August 15, 2021**

*Dates indicate the first and last day of classes. Does not include exam schedule.

**Summer may include twelve, six, and three week courses.  

New York City Is Your Campus

Outside of class, you’ll have the whole city to discover, and being an NYU student comes with benefits: steep discounts to Broadway shows, sporting events, and concerts, and free or discounted access to dozens of the city’s finest museums.