Marhaba! Welcome! Bienvenue! Chào đón! āpakā svāgata hai! Қош келдіңіз!

Marhaba, which means welcome in Arabic, is a two-part orientation and introduction to NYU Abu Dhabi and the city of which it is part.

NYUAD students watching the Burj Dubai Fountain
Watching the Dubai Fountain show.

This year, there will be two Marhaba orientations running simultaneously, one for first year students and one for parents.

Each Marhaba is designed to help participants feel knowledgeable and comfortable accessing the resources available to them at NYU Abu Dhabi.

Marhaba 2015 Key Dates

August 21-24 First year students arrive, optional First Year Marhaba activities offered
August 24
2pm (GST)All first year students must be on campus
August 24-29
 First Year Marhaba
August 25-26
 Parent Marhaba
August 294pm (GST)All upperclass students must be on campus
August 30 Start of Fall term