Admitted Transfer Students

Congratulations on your acceptance. We look forward to seeing you on campus. Before you begin your studies here, here is a quick to-do list:

    • For the Fall 2015 semester, confirm your enrollment and submit your $400 nonrefundable tuition deposit by the May 1, 2015 deadline, or within two weeks of your acceptance if after the deposit deadline.
    • View Step 2 for information on how to access your portal to submit your deposit.
  • Please set up your MyNYIT Portal to access NYITConnect to confirm your enrollment, pay your tuition deposit, and view, accept, or decline your NYIT scholarship and/or financial aid, if applicable. View a tutorial to set up your account.

    • Go to
    • Enter your NYIT ID number and last name exactly as they appear on your acceptance email or letter.
    • Copy the security code exactly as it appears and submit.
    • Provide your date of birth to establish your secret security question and answer.
    • Create a security question and answer. The answer needs to be between six and 20 characters.
    • Create a new password. Please read the password instructions carefully to create a secure password containing required characters.
    • You have successfully created your NYITConnect account and email address. You may access it online at your MyNYIT Portal.
  • NYIT offers more than $40 million in scholarships and institutional aid each year. To be eligible for merit-based, state, or federal assistance, you must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Complete it online at NYIT's FAFSA school code is 002782. NYIT's state TAP code is 2120.

  • Check out our campus during our next campus tour. For additional information, call 800.345.NYIT or email

  • All new transfer students are required to attend orientation. You will learn about campus life at our new student orientation sessions. View dates and information.

    Old Westbury Orientation Dates

    Wednesday, Aug. 26: International Student Orientation (Undergraduate and Graduate)
    Monday, Aug. 31 - Friday, Sept. 4: International Student Welcome Week

    Manhattan Orientation Dates

    Thursday, Aug. 27: International Student Orientation (Undergraduate and Graduate)
    Monday, Aug. 31 - Friday, Sept. 4: International Student Welcome Week

  • You are exempt from the English placement exam if you received transfer credit for FCWR 101, College Composition I. You are exempt from the math placement exam if you have credit for the first math course in your sequence or if your major requires only one three-credit math choice.

    NYITIf you are exempt from English and math placement exams, request an advising and registration appointment with an academic advisor. You will need to sign in to your MyNYIT Portal to sign up. When asked, please select three potential dates and times that are most convenient for you and we will do our best to accommodate your first preference.

    NYITIf you are required to take a placement exam, placement exams for fall 2015 students will be available from April to September 2015. Registration is now open. View dates and placement exam registration information. We encourage you to sign up early for placement exams. This will give you the opportunity to create your ideal class schedule and sit for the exams while your knowledge of the subject material is still fresh. After completing your placement exam, you will meet with an advisor to register for classes and make plans for the upcoming semester. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions at or 516.686.7444.

  • Each NYIT campus offers full-service residential facilities near the Manhattan and Old Westbury campuses. To live in on-campus residence halls, please complete a Residential Hall Application and submit a nonrefundable $315 deposit.

    Download an application.

    Explore our housing options

  • You must ensure that final, official college transcripts and AP scores are submitted to the Office of Admissions prior to the start of your first semester. NYIT's College Board code is 2652. You can also send via email to, fax to 516.686.1116, or mail to Office of Admissions, New York Institute of Technology, Northern Boulevard, Old Westbury, NY 11568.

  • New York State requires all students to show proof of immunizations before attending classes. Please complete the Student Immunization Form (PDF) prior to registering for classes and fax or mail it to NYIT's Office of Wellness Services. For more information, please call 516.686.3705 or email

  • Accept your financial aid and arrange a payment plan through NYITConnect. Learn how to pay your tuition bill.

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Ashna Mehra
Ashna Mehra Campus: Old Westbury
Major: B.S./D.O.
Class Of: 2017