Graduate Student Orientation | NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Graduate Student Orientation

Congratulations on your acceptance and choice to attend NYU Tandon School of Engineering!

Orientation leaders at graduate orientation

New Graduate Student Orientation (NGSO)

Spring 2020
Wednesday, January 22 – Thursday, January 23

Before the start of each semester, new graduate students have the opportunity to register for classes, meet new people, and experience New York City during New Graduate Student Orientation. As a new student at NYU School of Engineering, it is important that you take advantage of all orientation has to offer. Below is information regarding registering for and attending Orientation, as well as some helpful links to help you prepare for your arrival at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering.

*New Graduate Student Orientation is mandatory for all on-campus students, both full-time and part-time.

NGSO Spring 2020 Schedule - Now Available

Questions about NGSO? E-mail:

Pre-Arrival Checklist

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS (Office of Global Services)

  • Complete the arrival form and submit your immigration documents to OGS online in August. You will need PDF or JPG copies of the following items to upload to the form:

    • passport
    • F-1 or J-1 visa 
    • I-94 record, I-20 or DS-2019 
    • and your dependent's documents (if you have a spouse or children here with you as F-2 or J-2 dependents). You can ONLY complete this once you have arrived in the United States.
  • Connect with other NYU International Students via the OGS International Students Facebook page

Orientation Resources and Presentations: 

Past Graduate Student Orientations

Stay Connected

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.

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