These exams (TOEFL and IELTS) should be taken far enough in advance of the term in which the applicant wishes to be admitted.
An application is not complete until all official scores are submitted and they must be submitted by the printed deadlines.
Test scores (both TOEFL and IELTS) are considered valid for two years.
Applicants residing in the New York City area may take their English proficiency test at NYU's American Language Institute, located at 48 Cooper Square, Room 200, New York, NY 10003-7154, U.S.A. An appointment to take the test may be made by telephoning (212) 998-7040. Learn more about ALI and its services. Please visit the Office of Global Services for more information.
- Applicants who have earned a degree from an institution where the language of instruction during their entire undergraduate program was exclusively English, regardless of country, are exempt from submitting a TOEFL or IELTS score.
- Applicants that are U.S. Permanent Residence and have received their undergraduate degree from a US Institution.