Getting Ready for Fall 2021

In fall 2021, with vaccination requirements in place for students, faculty, administrators, and staff, NYU will resume in-person classroom instruction and most other pre-COVID activities, and administrative offices will begin in-person operations again.  Against the backdrop of the lingering risks and uncertainty of COVID-19, we will continue to be guided in our decision-making by a focus on safety and health  The requirement for vaccination of NYU community members—both in New York City and at the majority of our Study Away sites in the US and abroad—remains at the heart of our planning as we carry out NYU’s research and teaching mission. Read more about our plans for academic year 2021-2022.

Latest Updates: Vaccine Requirements

Updated: July 23

  • All faculty and employees working at NYU’s US campuses and locations must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 for the 2021–22 academic year
  • Faculty and employees must upload proof of vaccination by Aug. 1, 2021
  • All students studying or working at any NYU campus or location (with the exception of NYU Shanghai) must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 for the 2021–22 academic year
  • The deadline for students to upload their proof of vaccination was July 19, 2021. Missed the deadline?

Safety and Health

NYU will continue to proceed cautiously even as Federal, State, and City restrictions and guidelines loosen. Keep each other safe with these regular activities.

New or Returning
to Campus?

Coming to campus for the first time (ever or in a long while) there are a few things you should prepare for.

Upload Your
Vaccine Proof

All students must upload proof of vaccination by July 19 and all faculty and employees must upload by August 1.

Latest Messages

6/23: Updated Interim Guidance on Health and Safety Protocols

The latest guidance from NYU on important health and safety protocols.

6/17: Summary Update of COVID-19-related Developments at NYU

The latest update for the NYU community on COVID-19-related developments.

6/15: Requiring COVID-19 Vaccinations for All NYU Employees

An announcement on requiring vaccinations for all NYU employees.