We’ve heard from many students that this will be their first time traveling outside the country, traveling alone, or even their first time on a plane. We have gathered some practical advice to make your journey to NYU Shanghai as smooth as possible! After you purchase your flight, check with your airline about how many bags … Continue reading First Time Traveler? Read these tips!
All of you should have received the “2017 Study Away Spring Pre-Arrival Newsletter #1” in your email last week! This is directly from the staff at NYU Shanghai and they offer excellent instructions on what to do before you go, textbook information, and tips on your new neighborhood and packing! If you didn’t receive it, let … Continue reading 2017 Study Away Spring Pre-Arrival Newsletter #1
While our hope is that you arrive at your study away destination without any challenges, we know at times these can occur for a variety of reasons. Please note that NYU is unable to act as an intermediary between the traveler and airline, but it may be helpful to keep in mind the below tips … Continue reading What to do if you Encounter Flight Cancellations or Delays
Below is a final checklist full of practical items and packing tips to ensure your travel goes smoothly: Read the NYU Shanghai Resource Sheet: this includes packing tips! Check the luggage restrictions for your airline before you pack. Take note of what NOT to pack by visiting this website. And try to pack LIGHT. Layers, layers, … Continue reading Practical Pre-Departure Checklist & Packing Tips
You will need to submit your flight details twice! First, please submit your flight details into NYU Traveler ASAP. This goes directly to NYU Public Safety. It should only take you a few minutes and you can get started by taking the following steps: Go to http://www.nyu.edu/nyutraveler Click on Register Click on New Follow the prompts to … Continue reading Submitting Flight Details
Note that as communications are launched, your To-Dos will be linked to more info. Required To-Dos January 2 – Deadline for ALL students to apply for visa. By January 4 – Pay your Ebill By January 13 – Book your Flight & Submit your Flight details ASAP – Submit approved photo to receive NYU ID Card … Continue reading January To-Dos
Living in NYU Shanghai Housing is a mandatory part of program enrollment. Housing is only available for the dates of the program, February 2 – May 27. Student Life & Housing FAQs When do I need to arrive? All students MUST arrive on February 2 as indicated on the program calendar. Late arrival is not … Continue reading Housing