International Student Checklist

CHECKLIST OF THINGS TO DO

  • RSVP FOR WAGNER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION
    Confirm that you will attend the mandatory Wagner International Student Orientation on Thursday, August 24 at 12:30pm by RSVPing here.
  • OBTAIN YOUR NYU ID CARD
    First, visit photoid.nyu.edu and upload a photo to be used on your NYUCard by following the guidelines and instructions on the site. You must have activated your NYU NetID to access the system. Photos submitted and approved by 3 pm can be picked up (with proof of ID) on the following business day at the NYU Card Center at 7 Washington Place. 
  • REPORT YOUR ARRIVAL TO NYU BEFORE SCHOOL STARTS (OGS)
    They US government requires all new and transfer F-1 and J-1 students report their arrival to NYU to OGS. To report your arrival, go to the New International Student Check-in and Orientation.

    You must also attend the OGS International Student Orientation (this is a separate orientation from the International Student Orientation hosted by Wagner (first item on the checklist).

    Use the OGS Arrival Checklist as a guide to help you when you arrive to New York.

  • FILL OUT IMMUNIZATION FORMS
    Be sure to read and respond to the information you receive from NYU's Student Health Center about the required health insurance plan and immunization requirements. Please note that the Fall deadline is August 1, 2017.
  • REVIEW NYU-SPONSORED HEALTH INSURANCE POLICY
    All new students are automatically enrolled and charged for the NYU-Sponsored Comprehensive Insurance Plan. Be sure to review the plan policy and take note of the deadline to submit a waiver as well as the deadline to downgrade to the Basic Insurance Plan. You will remain enrolled in the Compreshensive Insurance plan unless you complete the online enrollment/waiver process before the semester deadline.

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