• New Student Orientation

    Monday, August 24, through Saturday, August 29, 2015

    All new students are expected to attend New Student Orientation

    New Student Orientation for undergraduate and graduate students beginning studies in the fall 2015 semester takes place August 24–29, 2015. Orientation is intended to help students become members of our university community. Students receive important information about academic policies and the course registration process for their school. In addition, workshops introduce students to resources and services available at The New School.

    Download Your School's Orientation Schedule

    Please print a copy and bring it with you when you arrive on campus.

    Please Note

    Attendance at certain orientation sessions is mandatory. Carefully review the schedule for your school or program and note the required events.

    ESL + Design Certificate Students

    • ESL + Design students have their own orientation.
    • For detailed schedule information, contact the English Language Studies office at or 212.229.5372.