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May Dates

This month begins the flow of summer communications related to health, financial responsibilities, on-campus housing, and school registration information.



Please note: as communications are launched, information on this page will be "ungrayed" and links will be activated. Note that mailed and emailed communications are estimated dates.


Upon Deposit

Residential Life and Housing Services Application E-mail

Freshmen who are interested in living on campus must complete the online application and submit the $1000 housing reservation payment by May 1* to guarantee placement for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Guaranteed housing for transfer students, if available, will be offered at the time of admission to the University. New transfer students who are not guaranteed housing upon admission will be able to complete the non-renewable (non-guaranteed) housing application.


May 1

New Student Sendoff Registration Opens

Held annually prior to the Fall semester, Sendoffs are an opportunity for new students and their parents to meet other from their area before arriving at NYU in August.  Hosted by current NYU families and NYU alumni, these casual receptions give you the opportunity to network with fellow students, learn what to expect when you arrive at NYU, and ask all of your last-minute questions.   


May 21

Financial Responsibilities / Resources Mailing*

This mailing contains important information regarding the cost of attendance, financial aid, billing and payment options using NYU's eSuite in Albert (NYU's online student information service), payment plans, and the tuition insurance program.

  • Financial Responsibilities (PDF)
  • Tuition Insurance (PDF)

May 22

Health Responsibilities and Resources Mailing

This mailing contains a letter of introduction to Student Health at NYU and a checklist for mandatory and suggested actions to take before students arrive on campus, as well as Instructions and tips for completing forms and making the most of the services available.

  • Letter to parents from Dr. Carlo Ciotoli, Associate Vice President for Student Health and Executive Director of the Student Health Center
  •  Health requirements checklist for new students
  • Student Immunization History form (a paper form, which must be mailed back)
  • Information about Stu-Dent Plan membership
  • Students and Alcohol Use: What Parents Should Know
  • Students and Sexual Misconduct Education: What Parents Should Know
  • Links to online resources and forms to fulfill pre-arrival requirements:

» Health History form
»  Authorization for Treatment of a Minor form
» Information about how to choose an appropriate health insurance plan
» Students and Alcohol Use: What Parents Should Know
» Student Health Interactive Presentation for parents
» Online education modules: AlcoholEdu and Think About It (please note, instructions for completing these modules will be sent separately)

For assistance with any of the required forms or for other questions, please contact the Student Health Center at 212-443-1000 or email


* Except for the Health Responsibilities mailing, all communications identified as "mailings" are emailed to students with an international address on record.



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