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Lifelong Learning

Audit a Class

Alumni can audit select graduate-level courses at Stern pending availability and approval.

NYU Stern is pleased to offer the opportunity for alumni to audit select graduate level courses. Please check back in August for a list of available fall classes. 

Meanwhile, explore other alumni benefits and resources.

*Class of 2020: Please contact Laura Gigliotti in the office of Alumni Relations at for additional details about your new alumni benefits.

Eligibility, Rules & Regulations

  • NYU Stern alumni may audit one elective graduate-level course per semester free of charge, pending space availability and permission from the Professor and Office of Alumni Relations.
  • Alumni must be in good standing with the University and must adhere to NYU Stern policies and procedures including NYU Stern’s Code of Conduct and NYU’s Policy on Sexual Misconduct.
  • Alumni auditors are eligible to sit-in on a class as an observer. They are not eligible to take exams or receive grades, and courses will not appear on their official academic transcript. Alumni are not eligible to pay for a course in order to receive academic credit and have a grade appear on their transcript.
  • Once a course has begun, alumni are no longer eligible to request a seat in that course.
NYU Stern reserves the right to revoke this benefit at any time.