In AY 13-14: The last year at the Downtown Campus
The Downtown Campus is located just off the Corniche, Abu Dhabi's waterfront boulevard that features parks, jogging and bike paths, restaurants, a boardwalk, and a public beach. The academic facilities are tailored to meet the unique requirements of NYU Abu Dhabi programs. The classrooms and library have the newest technology, videoconferencing capacity, and wireless internet throughout.
The Downtown Campus is complemented by the Center for Science and Engineering (CSE), NYU Abu Dhabi's experimental and instructional lab facility, including multipurpose wet and dry labs, organic chemistry labs, engineering labs, and a digital media lab.
In AY 14-15: Be among the first students to experience the NEW campus on Saadiyat Island
The new NYU Abu Dhabi campus on Saadiyat Island, scheduled to open for fall 2014, will be located in the Marina District, one of seven distinctive districts currently under development. Rafael Viñoly Architects PC was hired to oversee the master planning process, which established the physical and spatial framework for development of the campus.
The campus will consist of state-of-the-art classroom, library, and information technology facilities; laboratories; academic buildings; dormitories; faculty and residential housing; student services; and athletic and performance facilities.