To submit your class preferences follow the instructions below.
We will register you for courses during the summer. After you have
submitted your selection form, you will receive email confirmation
through your university email account. Please note that your placement
in any particular course is based on space availability, time conflicts,
and other variables. Priority will be given to those who submit their
preferences by July 2.
Please submit your course selection forms between June 2 and July 2.Review course descriptions thoroughly
before submitting your choices. Do not choose courses solely on the
basis of titles: they do not always completely reflect course content.
Be sure to select courses from the approved list. Keep in mind that you may be placed in lower-ranked options,
depending on space availability; therefore, be sure to list courses you
would be comfortable taking. Do not duplicate selections or leave any
Do not attempt to register for courses through MyNewSchool this summer. As an incoming freshman, you can submit class preferences only through
this website. If you attempt to register online, you will receive an
error message indicating an academic hold on your account, so please
return to this website.
Step 1: Enter the information requested.On the Course Selection Form, provide your name, student ID number, telephone number, birth date, and email address.
Step 2: Indicate your preferences for a First-Year Advising Seminar.All
advising seminars are included in the drop-down menu; indicate your top
six choices in rank order. Do not select a course more than once.
Remember to enter all six choices in the boxes provided.
Step 3: Indicate your preferences for a section of First-Year Writing.Follow the procedures described in the previous step.
Step 4: Indicate your preferences for 1-2 elective courses.We
recommend that first-year students register for approximately 14-16
total credits per semester, which means one to two elective classes.
When listing your elective options, be sure NOT to duplicate selections
in the elective 1 and elective 2 lists. Rank elective 1 selections
independently from elective 2 selections. It is okay if you decide to
take a slightly lighter load in your first semester by only taking one
elective. If so, please list your options for elective 1 only.
Step 5: Indicate any special interests and submit your preferences.In
the dialogue box labeled "Comments," any special interests or topics
that may help us with your registration (e.g., environmental studies,
gender studies, history or literature of a particular region). Also use
this space to inform us of any special circumstances that may affect
Step 6: Click "Submit."Remember to note all the
elective courses that interest you. During orientation week, you will
have a chance to change your class schedule with an advisor if
necessary. If you wish to register in any other division of The New
School not listed on the courses page, discuss the request with your
advisor during orientation week in August.
Go to the Course Selection Form.
Admission ContactOffice of AdmissionEugene Lang College of Liberal Arts
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Phone: 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040