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
All students are required to provide information about their prior measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) and meningitis vaccinations. Failing to meet this requirement can result in de-enrollement from classes. Failing to meet these requirements can result in de-enrollement from classes.
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.
- To get started, log in to the SHC Student Portal and click "Forms".
- Click "Medical Clearances".
- Look for the Student Health History Form.
- Click "Update" to begin.
September 1: Deadline to Submit 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.
Complete the 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 8: 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.
- Contact info: firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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 will help to ensure you have 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.
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.
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