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    Admission and Aid

  • We want to get to know you through your application, to hear your voice and explore your potential. We hope you get to know yourself better through the application process, too.

    If you apply to any of our colleges and schools, you have the opportunity to explore courses across the programs and colleges that make up our university, crossing disciplines and charting your own unique academic path.

    We recognize that the application process might seem challenging. Selecting the right undergraduate or graduate program is an important decision. Our admission team is available to help you navigate this critical journey and make a choice that will affect your intellectual and creative path in profound ways.

  • Accepting Applications for Fall 2024

    We're currently accepting applications for freshmen, transfer students, and graduate students for Fall 2024. All admitted students are considered for merit scholarships, with no separate scholarship application required. 


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  • Tuition and Financial Aid

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    We understand that pursuing higher education involves a major financial investment. You are about to embark on an academic journey that will pay dividends for years to come, and we're committed to working with you to make that journey possible.

  • Congratulations on your admission. We're looking forward to having you join our community. Now that you've been admitted, take the next steps to officially enroll, and find answers to any questions you may have.

  • Our admission staff is available to answer your questions about applying to The New School, our programs and offerings, and how to finance your education. We're here to support you at each stage of the application process.

  • Take The Next Step


Submit your application

Undergraduates

To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

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