Summer at Tisch: Everything You Need to Know

Friday, Feb 3, 2017

A sunny day in Washington Square Park

Washington Square Park

Don't let the scarves and gloves fool you - it's summer at NYU!

The NYU Visiting Student Summer Application is now live so let's start planning your summer with Tisch together. 


Who is eligible for summer courses?
Tisch summer courses are open to NYU undergraduate and graduate students, visiting undergraduate and graduate students, international students, working professionals, and adult learners. Not sure if you meet the requirements? You can check your eligibility here.

What is offered at Tisch during the summer?
Credit and non-credit courses are offered in the performing, cinematic, and emerging media arts. There are three-week courses, six-week courses, and intensives. Non-credit courses are offered a la carte or can be bundled together to complete a non-credit certificate. Internships in film, television, radio, web content, and other media are also available. You can browse the Tisch summer courses here

Collage of photos. Left to right: Students sitting on the grass in Washington Square Park; Black and white photo of the NYU flag outside the Tisch School of the Arts building; and the Arch in Washington Square Park.

Photos courtesy of Tisch Special Programs

When are the summer sessions happening?
The dates for summer 2017 are:

Summer Session I:   Monday, May 22 - Sunday, July 2, 2017
Summer Session II:  Monday, July 3 - Sunday, August 13, 2017

Mark your calendar for these other important dates:

Monday, February 13, 2017 - Course Registration Opens
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - Application Deadline for International Students

Where are the summer courses taking place?
Tisch is located in Greenwich Village, New York City. We are walking distance to Washington Square Parek, Union Square, SoHo, and so much more.

Why study at Tisch over the summer?
You can earn credit towards your degree, learn a new skill, advance in your career, explore an interest, build your résumé, and collaborate with students from around the world. 

How do I sign up?
The summer application is open! You can apply by clicking on the link below or visiting the University Programs website.

If you're a current NYU student, there's no need to fill out an application. Simply register for the Tisch courses you want to take through Albert when summer registration opens on February 13th. 

Ready to get started? Great! Need to know more? Contact Tisch Special Programs.  

Get your flip-flops and sunglasses ready because summer is here!