All members of the NYU community, including NYU Welcome Weekend visitors, are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and receive a COVID-19 booster shot (if eligible for the booster based on CDC criteria). You will be required to produce proof of vaccination before you are permitted to enter NYU residence halls or other NYU settings and NYU-sponsored activities, including those that take place off campus. Visitors will receive a wristband to wear during their visit.

This information only applies to NYU Welcome Weekend visitors through August 28, 2022.

Vaccination Requirements

All NYU Welcome Weekend Visitors are required to adhere to the following:

Identification

Must show a valid government-issued photo ID (children under 18 can provide non-government identification).

Vaccination

Must provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and boosted (if eligible, based on CDC criteria) with an FDA-authorized or WHO-listed vaccine.

Documentation must be in English and must include:

  • Name
  • Birthdate
  • Dates of doses
  • Vaccine manufacture

Note: If the documentation proof you provide does not meet these requirements, you will not be allowed access to NYU residence halls or other NYU settings and NYU-sponsored activities, including those that take place off campus.

Verification Process

Verification of NYU Welcome Weekend visitors’ proof of vaccination will occur at your student’s assigned residence (if applicable), the NYU Kimmel Center (60 Washington Square South) in Manhattan, or Rogers Hall/Jacobs Academic Building (6 MetroTech Center) in Brooklyn.

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