Transferring to Undergraduate Film & TV

What “Type of Candidate” am I?

Internal Transfer = Students who already attend NYU but are in a school other than Tisch (e.g. Stern or CAS).

Tisch Change of Major = Students who would like to switch from one Tisch department to another (e.g. Cinema Studies → Film & TV)

Tisch Double Major = Students who would like to major in two departments at Tisch (e.g. Cinema Studies and Film & TV)

External Transfer = Undergraduate students who attend or have previously attended institutions other than NYU.

Application Process

Type of Candidate Deadline Decision Notification Start Date if Accepted How to Apply
Internal Transfer March 1 April Summer
  1. Apply to Undergraduate Admissions through Albert.
  2. Submit the Creative Portfolio via SlideRoom*
Tisch Change of Major March 1 April Summer
  1. Fill out the Tisch Change of Major Form and submit to Student Affairs.
  2. Submit the Creative Portfolio via SlideRoom*
Tisch Double Major March 1 April Summer
  1. Fill out the Tisch Double Major Application Form and submit to Student Affairs.
  2. Submit the Creative Portfolio via SlideRoom*
External Transfer April 1 May Summer
  1. Complete your Common Application (choose Film & TV as your major)
  2. Submit the Creative Portfolio via SlideRoom*

* The SlideRoom portal will open for Transfer Candidates in January.