Visiting Graduate Student Registration Form

An individual requesting permission to register as a non-degree student is assigned a special student status. Included in this status are individuals who want to take courses for professional advancement or personal development, or individuals from other universities wishing to transfer credit back to their university, but who do not want to earn a degree.

Upcoming Deadlines
Semester Visiting Student Application Due
Spring 2015 Friday, January 16, 2015
Summer 2015 Friday, May 15, 2015
Fall 2015 Friday, August 21, 2015

The following details the requirements and terms for the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering visiting student. If you do not meet the eligibility criteria or have questions about whether or not you may still participate, please contact a graduate enrollment counselor at 646.997.3182 or

Visiting student terms and requirements

  • Please review the registration instructions page of the Visiting Student Registration Form for specific steps and requirements for your enrollment.
  • Visiting students are granted a nine credit hour maximum total (generally 3 courses), and may take up to six credit hours maximum per semester.
  • Please be advised: When registering for an NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering course, you assume all associated tuition and fee liabilities. Please view tuition and fees.
  • Course availability varies by semester and registration priority is given to the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering degree-seeking students. Visiting Students are not eligible to register until the week prior to the start of the semester.

Download Registration Form