To help you plan for your transition into life in New York City, we invite you to discover Vital English, a tool designed to help you prepare for studying and living in "The Big Apple."

About Vital English

This step-by-step program will provide you with pre-arrival information that will assist you in preparing for orientation. Vital English will also outline information and provide tips on living in New York City as well as introductory and advanced English language lessons for those students who wish to practice their English language skills.

Prepare for a Graduate Program at the School of Engineering, Get Started Today!

You will receive an email from Vital English up to three months prior to your departure. The email will contain your username and login information to create an account online and begin your online learning.

For more information, see our Pre-Arrival Resource below or feel free to contact the Graduate Admissions Office at