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University Prep Program
The University Prep Program at NYU Abu Dhabi
Students must follow the application instructions in order to be considered for this program.
Session 1: July 2-5, 2018
Session 2: August 13-16, 2018
Time: 10am - 4pm
Location: NYU Abu Dhabi Campus, Saadiyat Island (View map)
Application Deadline: The original application deadline has passed, however we are still accepting applications for both sessions. Please note that space is limited and applications will be given priority in the order they are received.
Note: Accommodation and transportation are NOT provided for this program. Students are responsible for arranging their own transportation to and from campus for each day of the program.
- About the Program
- Application Instructions
About the Program
The NYU Abu Dhabi University Prep Program is designed to demystify the often daunting college admissions process.
The program will include workshops and small group sessions on a variety of topics:
- the college search process
- college admissions and application preparation
- college entrance test awareness and readiness
- essay and resume writing
Program graduates will be encouraged to act as mentors and advisors to peers within their respective high schools and share the knowledge and skills they have gained through this program.
If selected, students participate in this program under a scholarship which covers the program, program materials, and lunches on campus.
- Students must be enrolled in a high school in the UAE.
- Students must be able to commit to attending the full program; lateness and absence will not be acceptable.
- Open to young men and women of any nationality.
Preference will be given to:
- rising seniors (those finishing high school in spring 2019)
- students with limited access to college counseling within their school
- students with a strong academic record in high school
- students who can demonstrate a strong level of involvement and/or leadership within their school community or peer group
- students interested in applying to one or more universities that use the Common Application (this may include any campus of NYU)
WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER 2018.
Submitting Application Materials
Application Materials How to Submit Application Form Online Activities List/Resume Online (part of application) Essays Online (part of application) Transcript ** Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Parent Consent Form * Email: email@example.com
*Documents submitted by email should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include "NYUAD University Prep Program" in the subject of your email.
**Transcripts can be submitted by a student directly, and should show the last completed year of courses.