• New School students live and study in the center of one of the world's most celebrated cities. See it for yourself by exploring our New York City campus or by joining one of our many online events and information sessions.

    The Welcome Center

    The Welcome Center

    Our Welcome Center building is located at 72 Fifth Avenue, on the corner of 13th Street, and is open weekdays when the university is in session.

    The Welcome Center will be closed Wednesday, June 19, and Thursday, July 4, for the Juneteenth and Independence Day holidays. 

    Visit our Welcome Center Virtual Desk to connect with a student assistant and learn more about our academic programs, our admission requirements, and campus life. The virtual desk will not be available May 21 through May 27. 

    If you can't visit us in person, you can take our virtual tour or connect with us through one of our online events.

  • Admitted Student Events

    Beginning in March, the Office of Admission offers both online and in-person events, including campus tours, specifically for students offered admission for the fall. Admitted students are encouraged to register for one or more of these events. 

    Admitted Student Events

    Admission Appointments

    The Office of Admission offers both online and in-person appointments for prospective applicants and family members who would like to meet individually with an admission counselor to identify best-fit programs and discuss the admission process.  

    Undergraduate (first-year and transfer) appointments

    Graduate appointments

    Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students Admission appointments

    AAS Admission appointments

    Admission Events

    We offer a full calendar of information sessions, open house events, off-site college and graduate school fairs, student panels and talks, portfolio reviews, and performing arts workshops.

    Undergraduate Admission Events

    Graduate Admission Events

    Special Group Tours

    School counselors, community and group leaders, and others interested in scheduling a special group tour should submit their request through our Special Tour Request Form. We are currently welcoming groups of 20 people or fewer to our campus. 

    Request a Special Group Tour

    Connect with Us

    If you would like to connect individually with an Admission counselor with questions about our programs, campus, or application process, please contact us by phone at 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040 or by email at [email protected].

    Meet Our Undergraduate Team

    Meet Our Graduate Team

    Meet Our Student Team

  • A Day in the Life

    A Day in the Life of a New School Student, Visit and Learn

    Wondering what a day in the life of a New Schooler is like? When you study in the heart of Greenwich Village, every day is a chance to explore, challenge what you know and believe, and find inspiration. Student-made videos, stories, playlists, and interactive maps immerse you in our community. 

  • 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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