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Graduate School 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.

  • Information for Graduate Programs

    On Campus Events Highlights

    Explore our graduate programs through a variety of information sessions. These information sessions provide an introduction to academics and admission requirements and are ideal for those interested in applying to The New School's graduate programs.

    Graduate Admission Monthly
    Thursday, October 8  RSVP

    Save the Date - Grad Expo Open House - Sunday, November 15
    Registration details coming soon.

    Milano School Programs Graduate Information Session
    Monday, December 7  RSVP

    Creative Writing Graduate Information Session
    Monday, December 7  RSVP

    Documentary Studies Graduate Information Session
    Tuesday, December 8  RSVP

    Graduate Admission Monthly 
    Wednesday, October 9  RSVP

    Media Studies and Media Management Graduate Information Session
    Thursday, December 10  RSVP

    Class Visits

    We're proud of our distinguished faculty and exceptional students. Experience a class for yourself by sitting in on a current course. Class visits are available in the fall and spring terms while classes are in session: 

    Milano School for International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy (PDF)
    School of Media Studies (PDF)

    For information on class visits, please contact the Graduate Admission Office at

    Visit Us on the Road

    QS World Grad School Fair - Paris 
    Saturday, October 10  RSVP

    Idealist Grad Fair - Portland 
    Monday, October 12  RSVP

    Idealist Grad Fair - Seattle 
    Tuesday, October 13  RSVP

    QS World Grad School Fair - Milan 
    Tuesday, October 13  RSVP

    QS World Grad School Fair - Istanbul 
    Saturday, October 17  RSVP

    QS World Grad School Fair - Athens 
    Monday, October 19  RSVP

    Idealist Grad Fair - Los Angeles 
    Tuesday, October 20  RSVP

    Idealist Grad Fair - San Francisco 
    Thursday, October 22  RSVP

    QS World Grad School Fair - New Delhi 
    Wednesday, December 2  RSVP

    QS World Grad School Fair - Mumbai 
    Sunday, December 6  RSVP


    Graduate School Fairs

    Graduate admission representatives will also be attending the following graduate school fairs (each available only to students who attend the university):

    St. Lawrence University 
    SUNY Potsdam 
    Clarkson University 
    SUNY Plattsburgh 
    Virginia Tech 
    James Madison University 
    University of Virginia 
    Wells College 
    Ithaca College 
    Cornell University 
    SUNY Binghamton 
    Colby College 
    Bates College 
    Bowdoin College 
    SUNY Albany 
    St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) 
    John Jay College 
    Houghton College 
    Alfred University 
    SUNY Geneseo 
    Rochester Institute of Technology 
    St. John Fisher College 
    Penn State 
    Rutgers University 
    Dickinson College 
    Franklin and Marshall 
    Gettysburg College 
    McGill University 
    CUNY York College 
    New Jersey City University 
    SUNY New Paltz 
    SUNY Purchase 
    St. Francis College

    Individual Admission Counseling

    Prospective graduate students are strongly encouraged to meet one-on-one with an admission counselor, either before or after submitting an application.

    One-on-one appointments can be scheduled Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., except when the university is closed for holidays or recesses.

    The Admission Office holds group advising sessions on Fridays during the school year. These events occur monthly during the summer on Wednesdays. See the schedule of upcoming information sessions above.

    Call 212.229.5150 or email to schedule a counseling appointment.

    Campus Tours

    Student-led tours provide a unique view of our New York City campus in Greenwich Village. All tours include an introduction to the university and a walking tour of our academic facilities. Campus tours are ideal for applicants or those interested in an introduction to study at The New School. 


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

    Graduate Admission Webinar
    Monday, October 12 6:00 p.m. EDT  RSVP

    MATESOL Webinar
    Tuesday, October 13 6:00 p.m. EDT  RSVP

    MATESOL Webinar
    Tuesday, October 27 6:00 p.m. EDT  RSVP

    International Affairs Informational Webinar
    Wednesday, November 4 6:00 p.m. EST  RSVP

    MATESOL Webinar
    Tuesday, November 12 1:00 p.m. EST  RSVP

    Graduate Admission Webinar
    Wednesday, November 18  6:00 p.m. EST  RSVP