• Student Discounts

  • Art Supply Stores

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    A.I. Friedman

    44 West 18th Street (between Fifth and Sixth Avenues)
    10% discount for students with a valid New School ID card (newcard).


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    New York Times

    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 students.

    With a digital subscription, you'll get unlimited access to - all the articles, video, blogs and breaking stories, 24 hours a day. Plus, you can choose subscription plans that include full access to our smartphone or tablet apps. With home delivery, you'll enjoy unlimited access to and our smartphone and tablet apps at no additional charge.

    To sign up for home delivery or a digital subscription at our special college rate, just visit If you prefer to order home delivery by phone, just call (888) 698-2655.

    Computer Hardware and Software

    Overall Computer and Software Deals

    Computer and software discounts are available to New School students and include Adobe, Apple, Dell, Microsoft Software, and free anti-virus software, to name a few. For a complete listing of discounts available to you, visit Information Technology's computer and software deals.

    Museums and Cultural Institutions

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    Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

    11 West 53rd Street
    Between Fifth and Sixth Avenues

    Current, full-time students receive one free ticket each time they visit the MoMA when they present their New School ID cards (newcard) at the lobby information desk.

    MoMA Film Tickets
    Students can receive free same-day film tickets for themselves when they present their New School ID cards (newcard). Tickets can be obtained at the lobby information desk, beginning at 1:00 p.m. on weekdays and 9:30 a.m. on weekends, or at the film desk (through the doors east of the entrance on 53rd Street), weekdays after 4:00 p.m. and weekends after 1:00 p.m. Film tickets may also be obtained one week in advance of a screening for a $1.50 per ticket service fee.

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    MoMA PS1

    22-25 Jackson Avenue
    At the intersection of 46th Avenue
    Long Island City, NY 11101

    Current, full-time students receive one free ticket each time they visit the MoMA PS1 when they present their New School ID cards (newcard) at the ticket counter.

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    Rubin Museum of Art

    150 West 17th Street
    Between Sixth and Seventh Avenue

    Current, full-time students receive one free ticket each time they visit the Rubin Museum of Art when they present their New School ID cards (newcard) at the lobby information desk.

    Theater and Performances

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    AMC or Regal Theaters Movie Ticket Vouchers

    Full-time, degree-seeking New School students are eligible to purchase discounted AMC or Regal ticket vouchers online through the Office of Student Development and Activities (OSDA) web store.

    Here's how it works:

    1. Purchase your ticket voucher online.
    2. Bring your receipt to pick up the ticket voucher at OSDA (72 Fifth Avenue, 4th floor) Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
    3. Take the voucher to the theater and use it for the movie of your choice.

    Tickets cost $8 and can only be purchased online. There is a limit of two tickets per purchase, and purchases are limited to once every three weeks. Students must present valid New School ID when picking up vouchers. Email with any questions.

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    Theatre Development Fund

    Why pay $140, when you can pay $28-$45 for Broadway shows and $22-$32 for Off-Broadway shows? An inexpensive way to enjoy the best of New York culture is to join Theatre Development Fund (TDF).

    To be eligible, you must be a full-time New School student. The annual membership fee is $30.00 and you can join online.

    A small sampling of performances recently available to TDF Members for $11-45 per ticket include:
    A Streetcar Named Desire, American Ballet Theatre, Big Apple Circus, London Philharmonic at Lincoln Center, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, Paul Taylor Dance Company, Peter and the Starcatcher, The Phantom of the Opera, Radio City Christmas Spectacular - and dozens more concerts, theatre and dance productions.

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    Plum Benefits

    As a member of The New School, you have access to exclusive entertainment benefits through Plum Benefits! From theater and dance to sports and comedy, you can use this benefit to save time and money when ordering tickets for great seats to the hottest events in town!

    Log on 24/7 to enjoy:
    Exclusive offers for premiere entertainment discounts of up to 50% off access to hard-to-get seats. To receive helpful customer service which includes cost-free service, no ticket-ordering obligations, easy ticket ordering, visit, call 212.660.1888, or email

    Already Signed Up to View Your Entertainment Benefits Online? Log in now at to view this month's entertainment offers.

    Not Yet Signed Up to View Your Entertainment Benefits Online? Simply visit, click the "Sign-Up Now" button and follow the on-site instructions to create your profile and password. Registration is free and takes just a few moments-all you need is your groupwise email address.


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    New Jersey Transit

    The New School - New Jersey Transit Partnership allows full-time undergraduate and graduate degree students to receive a 25% discount on monthly NJ Transit passes for rail, bus, or light rail service when they enroll online through NJ Transit's Quik-Tik program.

    Eligible, full-time students will see a link on the Student tab after logging into This is how full-time status is verified electronically to NJ Transit.

    • You must be a degree-seeking student registered for a full-time course load in the current semester (contact your school for full-time enrollment requirements).
    • You must sign up by the 10th of the month to receive your monthly pass for the next
    • A non-refundable $3 processing fee will be applied each month in addition to the fare
    • After you enroll in Quik-Tik, you will receive a new monthly pass in the mail each and every month unless you choose to suspend your account.
    • If you choose to suspend your monthly pass (winter or summer break), you will need to reactivate your account through MyNewSchool.
    • Students who participate in this program agree that the monthly pass is for their exclusive use only. Each student is eligible to receive one discounted monthly pass per month. Passes are non-transferable. Any abuse or purposeful deception will result in cancellation of the student's monthly pass account, and the student will be unable to participate in the program in the future. This will also apply to any other student who is knowingly involved.
    • There are no discounts available for the NJ PATH train or the MTA (New York City subway and buses, Long Island Rail Road or Metro-North Railroad).

    If you have any questions, please email

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    Zip Car

    Special Deal for New School Students:

    • Application fee waived (a $25 value)
    • New annual memberships only $15
    • Ford Student Driving Incentive is a $1 per hour discount on any Ford vehicle reserved.
    • Example rates for Ford Focus Hatchback, Ford Focus Sedan, and Ford Escape: $9.50-$15.25*

    *Rates vary depending upon vehicle and location

    All rates include gas, insurance, and 180 miles/day ($0.45-55/mile thereafter). These special rates cover all vehicles except BMWs and convertibles. Weekend rates vary, depending on metro area and length of reservation.

    Join today at Make sure you have your driver's license and credit card handy to get started.
    Already a member? Email Allen Strong at with your Zipcard number.

    Athletics and Recreation


    Chelsea Piers: Sports Center

    Pier 60 (at 20th Street and Hudson River Park)

    $125 per month for New School students, with a 12-month commitment. Initiation fee waived. (Regularly $175 per month with a $300 initiation fee.)

    Membership Includes

    • One complimentary personal training session
    • 50% off your first purchase of a three-pack of personal training sessions
    • Complimentary belayer certification course
    • 0% discount on your first spa treatment, as well as permanent discounts on services and products
    • Complimentary guest passes for friend

    Sports Center Features

    • Six-lane, 25-yard indoor swimming pool
    • Quarter-mile indoor running track
    • Cycle studio with 30+ bikes
    • 11,000 square-foot indoor rock climbing wall
    • NYC’s only indoor sand volleyball court
    • 20,000 square-feet of cardio and strength-training equipment
    • Boxing ring and circuit
    • Three indoor basketball/volleyball courts
    • Two Hudson River sundecks
    • 100+ group fitness classes weekly

    For more information or to join, contact Stacey Demar at 212.336.6074 or

    New York Health and Racquet Club

    24 East 13th Street
    (between University and Fifth Avenue) 
    $95 per month for New School students, plus a $100 initiation fee (with a 12-month commitment). Receive a free personal training session with membership.


    This deal is only for the 13th Street location. 
    Students who have questions or would like to try the club should contact Paul Mohan at or 212.924.4600.


    Synergy Fitness Clubs

    10 locations. Closest to campus: 138 West 14th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)

    $36 per month for New School students, with no initiation fee (with a 12-month commitment).

    This deal is also extended to family members (who share the same last name) or roommates (who share the same address) of Synergy members.

    Contact Kelley at or (212) 414-8430 or visit us online.



    336 West 13th Street (between Hudson Street and 8th Avenue)

    KORE’s Higher Intensity Interval Training courses offer one hour of full-body interval training focused on strength, flexibility, stability, and cardio, without the treadmills.

    10% discount for students with a valid New School ID card (newcard).

    For questions, contact Danny Chacon at or 646.869.4690.


    Revolve (Cycling)

    52 East 13th Street (between University & Broadway)

    For New School students with a valid student ID:

    • Walk-in: $20
    • Monthly unlimited rides: $150 per month, no contract
    • 15% off packages

    Contact Studio Manager Chamisa Lamm with any questions at


    Brooklyn Crew (Indoor Rowing)

    20 Broadway, Brooklyn (Williamsburg)

    Brooklyn Crew has revolutionized indoor rowing. Each 45-minute experience burns up to 1,000 calories and tones your whole body. The motivational crew coaches and inspirational playlists are just as addictive as the full-body benefits.

    For New School students, faculty, and staff with valid school ID

    • First class for $20.00 plus tax. (One time only.)
    • Next three classes for $99.00 plus tax. (One time only.
    • Then, for every 10-pack of classes you purchase, you will receive one class free. (Ongoing.)

    Call or email the studio to sign-up.


    McBurney YMCA

    125 West 14th Street
    Between Sixth and Seventh Avenues  
    New School students receive 20% off regular student rates:

    • McBurney only: $60 per month (regular student rate is $75)
    • City-wide: $62.40 per month (regular student rate is $78)

    SPECIAL DEAL: No joiner fee ($37.50) through October 12, 2015.

    With membership, you get complete access to basketball courts, a 1/10-mile indoor track, weight room, cardio room, pool, and fitness classes.

    For questions contact Jennifer Cutillo at 212.912.2305 or

    Other Discounts

    Club Clio

    Club Clio (Cosmetics/Skin Care)

    11 West 14th Street
    Between Fifth and Sixth Avenues

    10% discount for students with a valid New School ID card (newcard). Newcard Cash is accepted.



    75 University Place (Greenwich Village location)
    436 West Broadway (SoHo location)
    10% discount for students with a valid New School ID card (newcard).


    Village Copier

    20 East 13th Street (between Fifth Avenue and University Place)
    30% discount off any order over $10 for students with a valid New School ID card (newcard).