Info for New Counseling (M.A.) Students

On behalf of the faculty of the master’s programs in Counseling and Guidance, we congratulate you on your acceptance to our program and would like to welcome you to New York University. We hope that you will find the time that you spend with us to be both educationally rewarding and intellectually fulfilling. Below you will find all the information you will need to get ready for starting classes in the Fall.

NYU Home Account

In order to receive NYU emails and register for courses, you will need to activate your NYUHome account. It is recommended that you do this prior to orientation. Use the link below to setup your NYU Home account.

Click here to activate your NYU Home account

MA Counseling New Student Orientation

In June, you will receive an online orientation presentation.  Once you have completed the orientation, which will include information about the department, registration, and required coursework, you will be able to register for classes online.

Join the MA Counseling Email ListServ

The email listserv is the main way that the department communicates with students; therefore you must register for it before the Fall term begins. Use the link below to join the MA Counseling ListServ.

Click here to join the MA Counseling ListServ

Get your NYU ID Card

All students need to get their NYU ID card in order to access university buildings.  You may get your card anytime after July.  User the link below to find more information about getting your NYU ID Card

Click here for more information about the NYU ID Card

General Information

The following links provide general information about the campus and academic year. 

NYU Campus Visitor Information

NYU Academic Calendar

NYU Calendar of Events