Congratulations and Welcome to New York Tech Vancouver!
Welcome to New York Institute of Technology Vancouver! Once you have been admitted into a program at New York Tech, please follow the below 10-step instructions so that you are well on your way to begin your journey here in the Vancouver, Canada campus.
Step 1: Accept your Admission Offer!
Once you have been admitted, you will receive an Eligibility for Admissions (EFA) letter. To accept your admissions offer, review your EFA and accept your offer in the admissions portal!
Step 2: Pay your Tuition Deposit
Please follow the instructions provided on your Eligibility for Admissions (EFA) to submit the initial tuition deposit or click here: How to submit your initial deposit
You have 15 days from the day you received your Eligibility for Admission (EFA) to submit the tuition deposit. If you need more days for preparing your deposit, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request an extension.
Once the required amount is received by New York Institute of Technology - Vancouver, your Letter of Acceptance (LOA) will be issued from our Admissions Office.
- Fall 2022 Enrollment - required tuition and fees for the first year
Please contact email@example.com or 778-783-5904 if you have any further questions or concerns about your deposit payment.
Step 3: Set up your New York Tech Account
Once you have submitted your deposit, please set up your username and password in the my.NYIT Portal by clicking on "first-time users and password reset." It may take 24-48 hours after you submit your deposit to be able to create an account.
Once you have set up your username and password, you will also have to enroll in Okta Single Sign-On (SSO). " View instructions to set up your Okta account. ." This will enable you to create your New York Tech email account, which will be used for all official university notifications, and access the Student Service HUB — Your Home for University Business. You will need this portal activated to register for classes.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about your New York Tech student account.
Step 4: Apply for your student visa (if necessary)
To study in Canada, you will need to apply for a Study Permit directly with the Canadian Government. You may be eligible to apply for the Student Direct Stream which will allow you to get your Study Permit faster. For the required amount of 1st year tuition and fees to apply for SDS, please refer to Step 2.
Step 5: Email us your documents
Once you have your study permit, study visa approval or phase 1 visa approval (approval-in-principal), please email the following documents to email@example.com including your full name, student ID and program (ie. MBA, MS-EM, MS-CS) in the subject:
- Copy of Study Permit or Study Visa
- Signed Student Contract (“Terms of your Graduation Admission" - 5th page of your Acceptance Package)
Step 6: Plan your travel to Canada/ Housing
Here is an arrival guide that will help you plan for life in Vancouver, Canada.
There are many things to consider when traveling during COVID-19.
For the latest travel, border and immigration updates, please refer to the Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada Website.
Step 7: RSVP for Orientations!
New Student Orientation is a mandatory program for all new students, and with help ease your transition to you University life in Canada and New York Tech Vancouver. Fall 2022 orientations will be offered mostly in-person.
Fall 2022 Orientation dates are Tuesday, August 30 – Friday, September 2, 2022.
During orientations, you will get the chance to explore your student services, resources and academic support systems. You will learn about:
- Your Academic Program
- Our Student Services Departments
- Student support resources
- Social Engagement Activities
We will communicate all logistical details for Fall 2022 New Student Orientations via email, so please make sure to check your preferred email regularly. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.RSVP Here
Step 8: Register for Courses
Once you have submitted your documents in Step 5, you will receive an invitation in your New York Tech email account to complete the CANVAS Advising and Registration Course. In this self-guided course, you will learn how to select and register for courses.
Course registration periods are:
- July 5 to September 5, 2022 for Cybersecurity and Energy Management students
- August 15 to September 5, 2022 for MBA students
Watch our course registration tutorials here.
Step 9: Pay your outstanding balance
If you have an outstanding balance from Fall 2022 registration, please settle the payment BEFORE the semester starts on September 6 to avoid a Financial Hold placed on your account and a Late Payment of USD$400 charged by New York Tech.
If you have any questions about your account balance, please email email@example.com