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When to Apply

Admissions Deadlines

Early Decision I — November 1
Early Decision II — January 1
Regular Decision — January 1

All applications are considered for the fall semester (September) following the application deadline. NYU Abu Dhabi does not accept applications for spring/January entry at this time.

Each applicant must select Early Decision I, Early Decision II, or Regular Decision, which will apply to all New York University campuses, programs, and schools for which you wish to be considered. You cannot opt to apply Early Decision I for one NYU campus or program, and Early Decision II or Regular Decision for another. Early Decision I applicants who are not offered admission may not re-apply as Early Decision II or Regular Decision applicants in the same application cycle, whether to the same or a different campus or program.

You will be released from the binding Early Decision Agreement if you are offered admission to anything other than your primary campus, program, or school of interest.

Read more on Early Decision I and II.

Financial Support Deadlines

Early Decision I — November 15
Early Decision II — January 15
Regular Decision — February 15
Returning Students — April 30

Financial Support

Financial support may cover up to the total cost of an NYU Abu Dhabi education. Learn how NYU Abu Dhabi's financial support applies to the Cost of Attendance.

How to Apply

Learn the application requirements and follow our step-by-step Application Checklist.