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Family Resources

Thank you for visiting the family resource page. We look forward to welcoming your student for a CAS Summer Abroad experience. Study abroad is an opportunity to discover a new city and country, broaden ways of thinking, and experience new cultures and ways of being in the world. It is exciting and sometimes challenging to think about the transition to a new place, but we hope the following links and resources, designed to provide helpful information and important contacts, will ease the process. Please note that each program operates within NYU's Global Network and your student will have access to health and wellness resources, and a team of trained professionals at each step of the journey.

The links below offer helpful information on many topics regarding study away. These materials discuss ways to help students transition to life abroad and plan for appropriate physical and mental health care overseas. You'll notice a common theme--that your student's safety and well-being are our top priority at all times. 

Please note: We would like you to be involved in your student’s pre-departure and study away experience, but please understand that FERPA and HIPAA regulations prevent us from sharing certain types of student information.  

NYU and other students in Accra, Ghana.

Important Dates

December 1
CAS Summer Abroad Application Opens!
February 1 Priority deadline.
Approx. February 15 Admission notification for Priority deadline.
NYU Undergraduate Summer Financial Aid Application becomes available.
March 1 General deadline.
March 2 - April 15
Rolling admission period. Applications received during this time will be reviewed in 2-4 weeks.
Approx. March 15 Admission notification for General deadline.
April 10
Summer 2018 bills available.
April 15 Last day to apply for summer 2018.
April 16 -  May 1
Submit summer abroad housing application and travel documents.
April 30 Last day to confirm program spot.
May 1 NYU Undergraduate Summer Financial Aid deadline for scholarship consideration.
May 10 Summer 2018 bills due.
Students at East Side Gallery, Berlin.

Student Guides: Summer Abroad 2018

No doubt you have many questions about this exciting opportunity for your student. The following student guides are updated by members of the Global Student Services Team. Check back for periodic updates containing useful information such as pre-departure tips, program schedules and information about airport pickups.  

Female student outside at NYU Tel Aviv.

Safety, Health and Wellness

Your student's safety and well-being are very important to us. Below, please find important links and resources to assist with any questions you may have about services available to your student while abroad.

Withdrawing from a CAS Summer Abroad Program  

We understand sometimes students need to make changes to their summer plans, and our office wants to assist in that process.

Program Refunds

Please note that students who cancel participation in a summer abroad program after the final confirmation deadline of April 30 will be subject to a $500 cancellation fee.

Important notes: Please note that the $500 reservation fee paid to reserve a student’s place in the summer abroad program is non-refundable and non-transferable. In addition, tuition refunds, and where necessary housing refunds, are sent by check to a student’s permanent address by default; this is the permanent address as listed in the NYU system. If you would prefer direct deposit of your refund, please carefully read the instructions for information on how to set up a direct deposit for your refund on the Bursar's website.

Useful Study Away Links