Before You Arrive


  1. Activate your NYU NetID (instructions in your program admission email)
  2. Read all emails and blog posts
  3. Apply for your I-20 form (international students only, due as soon as possible after admission)
  4. Apply for University housing (residential students only)
  5. Pay your student account balance
  6. Read the MPAP Summer Programs Handbook
  7. Submit required program forms
  8. Sign-up for a meal plan (automatic for residential students; optional for commuters)
  9. Register with the Moses Center, if applicable
  10. Submit an ID photo online for your NYUCard
  11. Mark your calendar for orientation
  12. Double check your student account to make sure all charges are paid