Recent Updates: The New School has released its academic plan for 2020-21 and a phased reopening plan for its New York campus. Please check the Parsons Paris website for information about our Paris campus. Learn more.

  • University Building Hours Fall 2020

    **The University Center will be closed on Tuesday, November 3rd.  The building will be used by the Board of Elections as a polling station for the upcoming election and will be closed for all TNS activity on this date.**

    The New School will gradually phase in in-person activities in Fall 2020, with a limited number of students, faculty, and staff physically on our New York City campus. Access to academic buildings is by reservation only. The four buildings below will be open Monday - Friday and closed on the weekends from September 8th through December 18th. 

    Student Access for Regular Campus Visits of one or more days per week over the course of the semester: If you are permitted to be on campus on a regular basis, COVID-19 testing is required to gain access to any academic buildings. Please visit the Procedures for Reserving Campus Resources site for information about requirements and reserving space in academic buildings.

    Student Access for Campus Visits of less than one full day per week over the course of the semester: If you need to enter a building briefly to retrieve belongings from your locker, please select the building below and complete the reservation form.

    University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue: https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/pickupUC

    Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 2 West 13th Street: https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/pickup2W13

    Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 66 Fifth Avenue: https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/pickup66

    25 East 13th Street: https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/pickup25

    55 West 13th Street: https://www.coparemote.com

    Faculty and Staff Access for Intermittent Campus Visits (less than one full day per week over the course of the semester): If you require brief access to campus of less than an hour to pick up belongings, please select the building you wish to visit below and complete the reservation form. Access is limited to members of The New School Community.

    Arnhold Hall, 55 West 13th Street: https://www.coparemote.com

    Parsons East, 25 East 13th Street: https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/visit25

    Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 2 West 13th Street: https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/visit2W

    Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 66 Fifth Avenue https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/visit66

    University Center: 63 Fifth Avenue: https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/visitUC

    Limited Access for faculty, staff, and students is available at The List Center, 6 East 16th Street between Thursday, 9/10 - Monday, 9/21 for the pickup of items from lockers or offices. If you need to enter this building please complete the reservation form at the link below.

    https://getspace.newschool.edu/reserve/pickup6E16

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