First-Year Students: Apply to NYIT

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Are You a First-Year Student?

You're a first-year (freshman) student if you didn't enroll in college after completing high school, regardless of the number of college credits earned while in high school.

Apply today! First-year applicants can apply today using the Common Application or NYIT's Online Application.

To complete your application you must submit the following:

  • Official high school transcript
  • Official SAT Reasoning Test or ACT scores
    NYIT code: SAT- 2561 and ACT- 2832
  • Essay
  • Letter of recommendation

Students who are applying to the B.S./D.O., nursing, occupational therapy, physician assistant studies, and physical therapy have specific application requirements

Deadlines

Early Action: Completed Early Action applications for the fall 2014 semester submitted prior to Dec. 1 will receive a decision by Dec. 31 and will be given first consideration for merit scholarships awarded by the Admissions office. 

Regular Admission: Applications for the fall semester and Early Action applications completed after Dec. 1 will be reviewed on a rolling admission basis as long as space is available.

Physical Therapy: Applications for Physical Therapy must be complete prior to Jan. 16.

Fine Arts: Once your application has been received, you must submit a portfolio by Aug. 15 for the fall semester and Dec. 15 for the spring semester.

Please address all application materials to:

Office of Admissions
New York Institute of Technology
Northern Blvd
Old Westbury, NY 11568

Or have documents faxed to 516.686.1116.

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For a traditional paper application or more information:

To become a nonmatriculated student:
Students may take a limited number of credit-bearing undergraduate courses without being matriculated in a degree, diploma, or certificate program. Undergraduate students may not take more than 24 credits without matriculating. In order to apply as a nonmatriculated student, you may contact the Office of Admissions and complete a Nonmatriculated Application, which must then be approved by Admissions and the department(s) in which you are registering for courses. 


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