Admitted Students | NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Admitted Students

Congratulations on your admission to the NYU Tandon School of Engineering!

Accept Your Offer

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When you join us, you will become a part of a 160-year legacy of inventors, innovators, and entrepreneurs. The NYU Tandon School of Engineering is more than just a school; it’s a gathering place for today’s passionate thinkers. We have a diverse network of locations, wide-ranging opportunities, forward-thinking faculty, and an active student body. Prepare for your NYU Tandon School of Engineering experience with these helpful links.

First Steps

Confirm Enrollment with a Deposit

The first thing you have to do: Confirm your enrollment with a tuition deposit. Your confirmation will reserve your place in the incoming class and let us know to send you additional materials and information for enrollment and new student orientation. Please note that the tuition deposit is non-refundable.

Read the Welcome Guide

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Welcome Guide

Download this useful brochure that outlines your next steps as an NYU Tandon School of Engineering graduate student.

Log in to your Personalized Portal

Use the email address you provided on your application to access all the information you will need — from securing housing to a sampling of electives available in your program.

Log In to PORTAL

Attend Admitted Students Events

Next, look at our schedule of admitted student events. Sign up for a session near you (or online), where you’ll meet with NYU Tandon School of Engineering staff members. Receive answers to your questions on everything from life on campus to obtaining a visa.

Get social with your future classmates

Use the social media resources of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering to connect with other admitted students, get to know us, and tell your friends about your acceptance. Access our social media channels.


New Graduate Student Orientation is a chance to register for classes, learn more about graduate student life, meet new people, and experience New York City. Orientation attendance is mandatory for new students.

Find out how to prepare for your arrival.

Deferring Admission and Holds

Deferring an Offer of Admission

Deferral requests of any kind will not be accepted or permitted. If you are unable to attend, please feel free to reapply for a future term. Certain documents may be moved from the previous application at the candidate’s request. Application fee waivers may be provided if requested by the candidate.

Admission Holds

Please be sure to submit any outstanding official documentation to finalize your admission. These holds will block registration for the upcoming term until the requirements are satisfied. 

College Graduation Docs Needed (RMC hold): The registrar office is missing your official proof of degree (such as a degree certificate or final transcript) verifying your earned degree. The registrar office can remove this hold once the proof of degree is received and processed.

Proof of Documents Hold (YG5 hold): The graduate admissions office is missing your official transcripts or proof of degree because you may have applied with unofficial documents (ex. uploaded transcripts to the application). The graduate admissions office can remove this hold once the official documents are received.