Abu Dhabi Tour

NYU Abu Dhabi’s 38-acre, pedestrian-only campus on Saadiyat Island is designed to foster an inclusive community in which exceptional students from across the globe live together, learn from one another, and form lifelong bonds. Here, you will gain more than a global mindset‚—you will be prepared to change the world.

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The Central Plaza: John E. Sexton Square

Saadiyat Marina District - Al Saadiyat Island - Saadiyat Marina District - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

The central plaza is a vibrant space that welcomes visitors to NYU Abu Dhabi. There are boasting towering palm trees and convenient seating within the central plaza. Numerous artistic performances, school celebrations and festivals are hosted here as well as the East and West Plazas.

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Campus Center

NYU Abu Dhabi Welcome Center - Saadiyat Marina District - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

The Campus Center houses a range of spaces for student life, including the NYU Abu Dhabi Library; indoor athletics facilities; Baraha, a student lounge area; and Marketplace,- an open-themed dining area and small grocery store.

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Experimental Research Building

Experimental Research Building (C1), NYU Abu Dhabi C1 Experimental Research Bldg - Al Saadiyat Island - Saadiyat Marina District - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

The ERB supports advanced research and cross-disciplinary collaborations in the sciences and engineering, housing labs organized around multidisciplinary areas of research, extensive core facilities, and instructional labs.

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Engineering Design Studio

NYUAD Engineering Design Studio, GCFM+CR2 - Al Saadiyat Island - Saadiyat Marina District - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

The Engineering Design Studio is NYU Abu Dhabi’s students’ space to design, create and innovate. It is mostly used by engineering students, particularly senior capstone students and design lab J-term students, but also open to anyone else who wants to work with faculty running the IDEA Lab (Innovation, Design & Entrepreneurship Accelerator).

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Conference Center

NYU Abu Dhabi A6 Arts & Humanities Bldg - طريق الشيخ خليفة بن زايد آل نهيان - جزيرة السعديات - Saadiyat Marina District - أبو ظبي

Home of the NYUAD Institute, and where distinguished international thinkers come to exchange ideas and engage with the community. The building has a 300-seat lecture hall, 180-seat auditorium, meeting rooms, and spacious entrance lobby.

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East Plaza, The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi

East Plaza, The Arts Center at NYU Adbu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi, designed by the acclaimed Rafael Viñoly Architects with acoustics by Shen Milsom & Wilke, is a multi-purpose complex of theaters and performance venues, rehearsal rooms, film editing studios, classrooms, and workshops.

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NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery

The Art Gallery at NYU Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

The NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery presents curated exhibitions of art and culture across historical and contemporary topics, with a special emphasis on subjects of both regional concern and international significance. Its curatorial platform supports scholarly and experimental installations, artists’ projects, guest curators and landmark exhibitions.

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NYUAD Dining Halls

NYU Abu Dhabi D2 Bldg - Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Hwy - Al Saadiyat Island - Saadiyat Marina District - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

The Campus offers a wide variety of food options to keep the community energized and nourished morning, noon and night through multiple university-operated restaurants. NYU Abu Dhabi students have a meal plan that is accepted at these outlets and can order from a wide variety of made-from scratch meals, rotating menus or made-to-order grills.

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Residences & The Highline

New York University Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

Living on campus is an integral part of the NYU Abu Dhabi experience. The University is committed to the holistic growth and development of every NYUAD student, creating a seamless living and learning environment within the University’s residential community. The three student campus residence buildings have a total capacity of 2,200 student beds.

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Outdoor Athletics Facilities

GCGP+FM9 Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

In addition to its world-class indoor sports facilities, NYU Abu Dhabi has multiple outdoor facilities that cater to amateur and professional athletes.

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