• Through The New School's Exchange Visitor program, international exchange visitors can enter the United States temporarily to teach, lecture, study, observe, conduct research, consult, train, or demonstrate special skills.

    Below are information and resources provided by the International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) office.

    Information for New School Departments and Colleges

    ISSS assists New School departments with meeting the immigration requirements for inviting visiting professors, research scholars, and short-term scholars under the J-1 Exchange Visitor program and guest lecturers under a provision in the B-1 (Business Visa) or WB (Business Visa Waiver) category. Please refer to Procedures for Inviting a Visiting Scholar to The New School.

    If you have any questions about bringing a visiting scholar to The New School, please contact iss@newschool.edu. ISSS will provide the Request for Form DS-2019 and Invitation Letter template to the department after the initial inquiry.

    Information for Visiting Scholars

  • Contact Us and Office Hours

    International Student and Scholar Services
    72 Fifth Avenue, 3rd floor
    New York, NY 10011
    Phone: 212.229.5592
    Fax: 212.229.8992

    Main: iss@newschool.edu
    Events: issevents@newschool.edu

    Emergency After-Hours Phone
    212.229.7001

    Office Hours
    Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

    Drop-In Hours
    Mondays and Thursdays, 2:00-4:30 p.m.
    *Front desk advising ends at 4:30 p.m.

  • 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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