Online High School Workshops Admitted Student Information

If you have received an official notification from Tisch Special Programs Admissions that you've been accepted to the Online High School Filmmakers Workshop or the Online High School Screenwriters Workshop, continue reading. The information below outlines your next steps and other important program details.  

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Before the Program Begins

Confirm Your Acceptance to the Program

Your acceptance email explains what you need to do in order to confirm that you plan to attend the program. To confirm your spot, you will need to pay the full program amount of $7,376 by eCheck, wire transfer, or personal check and accept your place in the program by Friday, January 26, 2024.

How to Access Your NYUHome Account

  • Activate your Net ID - Go to and follow the instructions. Your NetID is your login and username for your NYUHome and e-mail accounts. When you do this, you will at the same time also enable your NYUHome portal and NYU email accounts.
  • Log in to NYUHome - Go to and enter your NetID and password. Visit the various tabs to familiarize yourself with the layout and information available.

  • Log in to Albert - From the NYUHome Welcome screen, click on the tab labeled “Academics.” On the upper left side of the Academics page, click the box labeled “Albert Login.” You will now be at the Albert Welcome screen. Albert is NYU’s student information system.

  • Activate/Check your NYU Email - Please Note: If you “Accept” your admissions offer, at this point in the process you will need to WAIT 24 HOURS to activate your email. If you receive an error message stating that the system does not recognize your credentials, simply try back the next day. If the problem persists, email a screenshot of the error message to

After 24 hours, you may now activate your NYU email account by returning to the "Start" page ( and logging in with your NetID and password then selecting the menu option "Set an NYU Google Apps for Education password".

You can check your NYU email by logging into NYUHome and click the “Email” link, or navigate directly to, and using your NYUHome credentials. All NYU correspondence from this point on will be sent to your NYU email address. Your NYU email address consists of your Net

Special Note for Waitlisted Students: If enrollment for a course reaches capacity, additional registrants will be added to the waitlist. Waitlisted candidates will be notified if additional space in the class becomes available. Students who are taken off the waitlist will be able to access their NYU email 24 hours after they accept their offer of admission.

How to Pay Your Tuition

International students can submit final payment via this site

The total amount for tuition for 4 units (credits) can be found under "Tuition and Fees" on the Online High School Filmmakers Workshop or Online High School Screenwriters Workshop program page.

Registration will begin after Monday, January 29, 2024. When accepting your place in the program, you paid your tuition and fees. Once you are registered in your program, you can view your bill by logging into your NYU Student Center and clicking on the “Finances” tab. Information about how to view your account can be found on the NYU Bursar website. If you have questions about paying  your bill, please contact the NYU Bursar Office.

If you require an official statement of fees for tax purposes or company reimbursement, please contact NYU Bursar here. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of the Bursar at or 212-998-2806. You will need to have your NYU Identification number or Nnumber handy when contacting the Office of the Bursar. You may also visit their website.

Submit High School Program Required Forms

In order to participate in the Online High School Filmmakers Workshop or Online High School Screenwriters Workshop programs, all students must submit the NYU Program Forms.

Emergency Contact Information WebForm

  • If you receive a notice to "sign-in", you can sign-in by using your NYU Google Apps password. For instructions, see here.

  • This is a webform that is automatically submitted upon completion - no upload, email, fax, or mailing is necessary.

If you are unable to access this webform, please email to access an alternative version.

NYU Program Forms

Students will receive an email with a link to Slate (all forms are electronic and available via the link) with submission instructions. Forms require the signatures of both students and parents.

Tisch Online High School Program Forms

If you did not receive a program form email or you have difficulty with Slate, please contact NYU University Programs at or 212-998-2292.

Full payment and completion of all forms by the program start dates are required for all students.

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Smashcut Platform Access

You will be utilizing the Smashcut platform to take this course. Closer to the start date of the program, we will be emailing you a link that will direct you to create your Smashcut accounts. For the best experience, please use the Chrome web browser when registering your account. You can download the latest version of Chrome here

After you create your accounts, the Smashcut team will reach out with a welcome email and give you access to the Help Center, as well as a tutorial on how to use the site. Once your account is created, you will also be able to begin your class. 


Health and Wellness

Moses Center for Student Accessibility
New York University is committed to providing equal educational opportunity and participation for students with disabilities. It is the University’s policy that no qualified student with a disability be excluded from participating in any University program or activity, denied the benefits of any University program or activity, or otherwise subjected to discrimination with regard to any University program or activity. The Moses Center for Student Accessibility (CSA) determines qualified disability status and assists students in obtaining appropriate accommodations and services. CSA operates according to an “Independent Living Philosophy”, and strives in its policies and practices to empower each student to become as independent as possible. Our services are designed to encourage independence, backed by a strong system of support.

Any student who needs a reasonable accommodation based on a qualified disability is required to register with the CSA for assistance. Please visit here for information.

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Academic Information

Academic Requirements

Requirements for the Online High School Filmmakers Workshop:

  • This is an intense, six-week course with daily deliverables. 
  • Students should be prepared to dedicate 6-10 hours per week for this course.
  • Students are required to supply their own technology – camera, sound, and editing – for this class. 
  • Students can shoot with their own prosumer camera, DSLR or cell phone that can shoot high quality footage. 
  • Students must use a desktop or laptop computer with a webcam, microphone, and audio capability. 
  • This online course works best with a fast, reliable internet connection, and requires Chrome web browser.

Requirements for the Online High School Screenwriters Workshop:

  • Students must use a desktop or laptop computer with a webcam, microphone, and audio capability. 
  • This online course works best with a fast, reliable internet connection, and requires Chrome web browser.
  • Students should be prepared to dedicate 6-10 hours per week for this course.

Academic Standards

Students should review the rules and policies set forth here regarding academic standards which encompass attendance, academic honesty, and other areas. These standards are available on the NYU High School Programs Handbook website.

Student Conduct Standards

Students and parents/guardians should discuss with each other the rules and policies set forth here. Please be advised that due to the particular nature of NYU programs, certain student conduct policies are considered to be fundamental to the success of the program. 

Failure to comply with the rules and policies of the University and/or of NYU programs may lead to disciplinary action up to and including dismissal from a program with no refund of tuition or fees.

These policies can be found on the NYU High School Programs Handbook website.

College Credit and Course Information

During the 6 weeks of the Tisch Online High School Filmmakers Workshop or the Tisch Online High School Screenwriters Workshop, students will earn 4 college credits. Each college or university has its own transfer policy, so students will need to inquire how credits earned in the Tisch Online High School workshops can be applied once they are admitted to an undergraduate program.

All grades will be posted by May 2024, but academic transcripts ARE NOT automatically sent at the end of the summer. If students would like an academic transcript, they can submit a request by:

  • Visiting the Registrar’s Office located at the StudentLink Center (383 Lafayette Street, 1st Floor)

  • Mailing or faxing a letter to the University Registrar.

  • More information can be found on the registrar’s website.

Transcripts can be requested at any time. When making requests in person, photo ID must be presented. Mailed or faxed requests require the signature of the student. Only the student can make a request for his or her grades. Please note that any students who have not completely paid all charges attributed to their program will not be able to request a transcript until their Bursar account is settled. Students with questions about their account should contact the Office of the Bursar at NYU at (212) 998-2806 or Please include the student identification number or N# in the email correspondence or have it ready when calling the Office of the Bursar.

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