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Requirements

The requirements below are MANDATORY. If you don't complete them, you will be unable to register for classes for the next semester or in the case of immunization requirements be de-enrolled.

Health and Immunization Forms

September 1: Deadline to Submit Proof of Immunizations

Failing to meet these requirements can result in de-enrollement from classes.

September 1: Deadline to Submit the Student Health History Form

All new and transfer students must complete the Student Health History form in the SHC Student Portal. Note: You will not be able to access this form until you are an enrolled student. The information will help us better understand your health needs and assist us in providing you with the best care and treatment.

September 1: Deadline to Submit the Treatment of a Minor Form

If you are under 18 years of age, you must complete and return (by mail) the Treatment of a Minor Form (PDF 86.3 KB) form granting parental for treatment.

Online Trainings and Resources

August 1: Deadline to Complete "AlcoholEdu for College" Part 1

All incoming undergraduate students are required to take the course -- even those who have taken it at another institution, are over 21, or do not drink alcohol for personal, health, religious or other reasons. This online course provides basic knowledge of the effects of alcohol, potential problems, and ways to reduce risk, as well as resources to help you and others.

September 4: Deadline to Complete "Think About It"

All incoming graduate and undergraduate students are required to complete this online education course on sexual misconduct prevention and response at NYU. If you do not comply, you will not be able to register for classes for the following semester.

October 5: Deadline to Complete "AlcoholEdu for College" Part 2

All incoming undergraduate students are required to take the course -- even those who have taken it at another institution, are over 21, or do not drink alcohol for personal, health, religious or other reasons. Students will receive an email in early-to-mid September with information to access Part 2.

Download the Wellness Exchange App

The Wellness Exchange is your greatest mental health resource at NYU. Our 24-hour hotline can be reached at (212) 443-9999. Download the Wellness Exchange App to chat with a counselor anytime. Literally 24/7. Available in six languages through the Wellness Exchange app for iPhone or Android.

Student Health Insurance

NYU requires that students studying abroad as part of their educational program be covered under the NYU-sponsored health insurance plan. Information about Shanghai Student Health Insurance is available on the Student Health Insurance website.

Recommendations

Register for Accessibility Services and Accommodations

The Moses Center for Student Accessibility provides services and programs for students with disabilities. Please refer to the Moses website for information about arranging for accommodations before or after you start at NYU. You can request accommodations at any time, however, doing so early guarantees access to services the moment you start at NYU.

Obtain Prescription Refills

For specific questions about prescriptions or non-prescription (over-the-counter) medications to NYU Shanghai, please email the NYU Shanghai Health and Wellness Center.

Travel Medicine Advice

For travel medicine advice, please see the Shanghai Global Health & Wellness Page.

Chronic Conditions

If you have a chronic medical condition or are in treatment with a psychotherapist and/or psychiatrist, please let us know using the Health History Form. You can also submit relevant medical records by mail to:

Health Information Management Services
726 Broadway, 3rd Floor, Suite 336
New York, NY 10003-9580
Phone: (212) 443-1272
Fax: (212) 443-1002

A college health specialist will connect you with appropriate support services at the Student Health Center or with local providers. Please ensure that this happens prior to the start of the semester.  

If you need further assistance in clarifying what steps to take to transition health and mental health treatment, contact the Wellness Exchange. The Wellness Exchange is ready to assist and respond to your questions and concerns 24/7.


Need Help Completing These Requirements?

Contact us immediately to resolve any issues and ensure that you will not be de-enrolled. Don't wait until the last minute. We are here to assist you!

Immunization and Health Requirements Services
(212) 443-1199
health.shanghairequirements@nyu.edu

Helpful Contacts

Wellness Exchange
(212) 443-9999
wellness.exchange@nyu.edu

Student Health Insurance
health.insurance@nyu.edu

Moses Center for Student Accessibility
(212) 998-4980
mosescsd@nyu.edu