The admission committee will make a decision on your application only after all required materials have been received. The following instructions are also available for download (PDF).
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All mailed materials should be accompanied by a Materials Cover Sheet (PDF).
materials submitted to the Office of Admission become the property of
Parsons/The New School and cannot be returned to you or transmitted to a
See the Deadlines page for fall and spring semester application dates.
notified of acceptance, applicants will receive complete instructions
for additional procedures regarding financial aid, housing, tuition and
fees, I-20 visas (for nonresidents of the United States), and other
matters. The decision to admit applicants is always contingent upon
their successful completion of any current studies and the receipt of
their final transcripts by the admission committee.
Interviews are not required. Applicants with questions about Parsons or the admission process are encouraged to attend an information session. Please review the Admission Calendar for dates and times.
The New School welcomes applications from homeschooled students. The Admission Committee does not require advanced preparation in every academic area, but applicants should demonstrate substantial work in English, history, social studies, foreign language, mathematics, and science.