Listed below are some of the organizations that provide discounts and special offers to employees of The New School. For information on all discounts and offers available to employees and for more information on those highlighted below, go to our Employee Discounts page.
The Academic Federal Credit Union (AFCU), chartered in 1979, is a nonprofit financial institution that provides the same services as a bank except that profits earned are provided to credit union members in the form of higher dividends on savings accounts and lower interest rates on loan products and credit cards. Once you become a member you enjoy member benefits for life. Your immediate family members are also eligible for membership.
Services and products offered include savings accounts, money market accounts,term share (CD) accounts, share draft (checking) accounts with no minimum balance or monthly charge, debit cards/free ATM access at the Allpoint ATM network, online/mobile banking, electronic bill pay, loans with competitive rates, VISA credit cards with no annual fee and low annual percentage rates, and much more.
You are eligible for an exclusive package of banking services (exceptions apply) through the Bank of America at Work program. These benefits, combined with an extensive network of banking centers, ATMs, and online options give you significant value and convenience. For more information, visit www.bankofamerica.com/bankatwork.
Long Term Planning Associates, LLC, assists in assessing long-term care needs and helps you obtain the coverage that is right for you. The firm can be reached at 203.331.1818.
The New York Times is offering a 50% discount. So you can become a digital subscriber for as little as $7.50 per week or a home delivery subscriber for as little as $6.35 per week for home or office subscriptions to all faculty, staff, and students. Plus, you will be entitled to keep this special college rate as long as you continue to be a college faculty or staff member.
Liberty Mutual offers Auto, Home, Condominium and Renters Insurance. They also offer Umbrella Personal Liability Protection and Identity Expense Insurance, as well as Watercraft and Motorcycle Insurance coverage. As an employee of The New School, you are entitled to a discount on your premiums.
125 West 14th Street
Between Sixth and Seventh 7th Avenues
Present your New School ID for discounts on memberships and reduced initiation fees for yourself and your family.
11 West 53rd Street
Between Fifth and Sixth Avenues
Present your New School ID for free admission for yourself and for other discounts.
Office of Human Resources
79 Fifth Avenue, 18th floor (
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Other Phone Numbers
212.229.5671 Ext. 3844
212.229.5671 Ext. 4940
212.229.5671 Ext. 4941
Benefits Forms and Documents
Employee Assistance Program