• Graduate Admission Events

    Admission advisors are waiting to talk to you about your plans and needs and to discuss whether The New School has the right graduate program for you.

    Visit Us on Campus

    Information Sessions

    Meet members of the faculty and admission staff of our graduate school programs. Get answers to your questions, including ones about admission and degree requirements, financial aid, and career services. Recommended for prospective students who have not yet applied.

    Grad School Expo & Open House

    Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 10:00 a.m.

    Parsons Graduate Information Session

    Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 6:00 p.m.

    The New School for Social Research Information Session

    Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 6:00 p.m.

    Milano School Programs Information Session

    Monday, December 8, 2014 - 6:00 p.m.

    Media Studies/Management Information Session

    Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 6:00 p.m.

    See the schedule and sign up for a Graduate School Information Session.

    Student-Led Tours

    Current graduate students lead hour-long walking tours of the New School campus in Greenwich Village after a brief orientation by admission counselors. Advance reservations are encouraged but not required. We recommend the campus tour to all prospective students, regardless of their application status.

    Individual Admission Counseling

    Prospective graduate students are strongly encouraged to meet one-on-one with an admission counselor regardless of whether or not they have already submitted an application.

    • One-on-one appointments can be scheduled Monday through Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., except when the university is closed for holidays or recesses.
    • From January 25 through April 19, we offer Saturday individual information meetings. Our Saturday hours are held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

    The Admission office offers group advising sessions on Fridays. Join us for one of our upcoming information sessions. Call 212.229.5150 or email to schedule an appointment.

    Visit a Class in Session

    We're proud of our distinguished faculty and exceptional students. Experience a class for yourself by sitting in on a graduate seminar session. Class visits are available in the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy and the School of Media Studies.

    Meet Us Where You Are

    If you can’t come to The New School, we can come to you.

    Online Admission Webinars

    The Office of Graduate Admission offers interactive admission information sessions online several times a year. As in on-campus information sessions, representatives of our academic programs and admission counselors to answer your questions.

    Fall 2014 webinars will be posted as they are confirmed.

    We May Be Coming to You

    Every fall and spring, New School admission counselors travel to many parts of the world to look for promising students for our graduate degree programs.

    November 2014

    Monday, November 3, 2014, 5:00–8:00 p.m.
    Seattle Idealist Grad Fair – Learn more

    Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 5:00–8:00 p.m.
    Portland Idealist Grad Fair – Learn more

    Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
    McGill Graduate & Professional Schools Fair

    Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 12:00–3:00 p.m.
    Rutgers Graduate School Fair

    Thursday, November 6, 2014, 12:30–4:00 p.m.
    City College Graduate and Professional School Fair

    Thursday, November 6, 2014, 5:00–8:00 p.m.
    San Francisco Idealist Grad Fair – Learn more

    Thursday, November 6, 2014, 12:00–2:00 p.m.
    St. Joseph's College Graduate School Fair

    Saturday, November 8, 2014, 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
    California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education

    Sunday, November 9, 2014, 12:00–4:00 p.m.
    Chicago National Portfolio Day

    Monday, November 10, 2014, 5:00–8:00 p.m.
    Los Angeles Idealist Grad Fair – Learn more

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
    St. Francis College Graduate School Fair

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 12:00–3:00 p.m.
    SUNY New Paltz Graduate School Fair

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 12:00–3:00 p.m.
    SUNY Purchase Graduate School Expo

    Dates and locations will be added as they are confirmed.