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International Students

Pre-Orientation Webinar Series

1. Financing the MSW Degree
View the presentation here.

2. Introduction to the NYU Office of Global Services
Pre-recorded webinar will be posted here on Tuesday, July 8 at 9:30 AM EST
View the webinar here.

You must register for the following live webinars by clicking on the “REGISTER FOR LIVE WEBINAR HERE” link under each webinar. After you register, we will email you the link to join the webinar at the times listed below.

3. Housing in NYC
Tuesday, July 15 at 9:30 AM EST
View the presentation here.

4. Field Learning
Tuesday, July 22 at 9:30 AM EST
View the PDF presentation here & Webinar here.

5. MSW Program Curriculum Overview
Tuesday, July 29 at 9:30 AM EST

6. Community and Resources at Silver
Tuesday, August 19 at 9:30 AM EST


The following orientation days are mandatory for all incoming international students.

International Student Orientation
Tuesday, August 26
10:30 AM- 3:00 PM

New Student Orientation - Day 1
Wednesday, August 27
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

New Student Orientation - Day 2
Thursday, August 28
9:45 AM - 4:00 PM

International Halloween Party
International students celebrate Halloween!


When should I arrive in New York?
Your arrival will depend on your visa and housing circumstances. Please be sure you arrive in time to settle in and be fully prepared to participate in orientation activities on campus beginning Tuesday, August 27.

Who should I contact if I have problems obtaining a visa?
The NYU Office of Global Services is happy to assist students with visa questions.

NYU Silver Liaison
Sarah Willyard, International Student Advisor
561 LaGuardia Place, Floor 1
New York, NY US 10012
(212) 998-4706

How should I prepare for orientation and the beginning of school?
Throughout the summer, you will receive a series of emails that contain information and tasks to complete. Please be sure to read all of your emails carefully and refer any questions to