Admission

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    Contact the Admission Office to arrange a visit or to ask about the application process, courses, faculty, and extracurricular programs. You can also ask to speak with a current student enrolled in your area of interest.

    Admission Deadlines:

    Spring Term Applicants (MA and Certificate Applicants only): October 15
    Fall Term Full Fellowship Applicants: January 15; applications received or completed after January 15 will be considered for admission and partial tuition scholarships on a rolling basis
    Fall Term Regular Applicants: August 1
    Fall Term International Applicants: June 1

    Office of Admission

    Division Liaison
    Henry Watkin, Associate Director, WatkinH@newschool.edu
    Josh Kraemer, Assistant Director,  kraemerj@newschool.edu

    Admission Staff
    Merida Escandon, Director, Graduate Programs, escandom@newschool.edu
    Sharon Greenidge, Assistant Director, Graduate Programs, greenids@newschool.edu
    Sarah VanHorn, Assistant Director, Graduate Programs, vanhorns@newschool.edu
    Naomi Spencer, Office Manager, gradadmission@newschool.edu

    Visiting Admission
    The Welcome Center is your first stop for all in-person admission services, including individual admission advising, campus tours, and information sessions. The center is located at 72 Fifth Avenue on the corner of 13th Street. Starting August 31, 2015, graduate tours leave from the Welcome Center at 12:00 noon on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

    If you would like to meet for individual admission advising, please contact the Graduate Admission Office to schedule an appointment at 212.229.5150 or SocialResearchAdmit@newschool.edu. Admission staff are available 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on Friday.

    For the fall 2015 semester, we will have walk-in hours at the Welcome Center from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. You are encouraged to make an individual appointment or attend one of our upcoming information sessions. Please call or email our office if you would like to schedule an appointment outside of these offerings or with a specific counselor.

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