• When traveling internationally or within the United States, all international students and exchange visitors must carry the proper travel documents, described below. If traveling internationally, you should make sure you have a valid travel signature on your I-20 or DS-2019 before departing from the United States.

    Please click on your current visa status below to see what travel documents you need to re-enter the United States. You can also see more details in the High-Risk Travel Periods section. Please speak with an ISSS advisor abou any travel concerns.

    Documents Needed for Travel to the United States

    International students, exchange visitors, and dependents in F or J status need to carry the documents listed below in order to enter the United States in lawful F or J status. If any travel documentation is missing, visitors may face problems when entering the United States. Please note that admittance to the United States is granted solely at the discretion of Customs and Border Protection (CBP), even for visitors with complete travel documentation.

  • 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.

    Office Closures
    February 7, 2019
    March 21, 2019, 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    June 11, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 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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