Accepted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts. We are pleased to welcome you to the New School community.

To become a New School student, please complete the steps below:

  1. Reserve Your Place in the Class/Pay Your Admission Tuition Deposit
    To accept your offer of admission and reserve your place in the class, visit and use the online system to pay your admission tuition deposit by the date stated in your acceptance letter. First-time users: Look up the net ID for your user name and enter your date of birth as your password (MMDDYY format). Returning users: Use your current log-in information. Whether you are a first-time or returning user, use the "Reset Your Password" link if your password does not work.

    If you have already submitted your deposit: Visit the New Student Website for information on completing the enrollment process and on housing, registration, and orientation.

    If you have to pay by mail: If you are unable to use the online system to pay the tuition deposit, you can pay the $500 deposit by mail with a check or money order. Download the Admission Reply Form (PDF) and send it with your payment by the date stated in your admission letter.

    Special circumstances regarding the tuition deposit: If you paid your deposit in a previous term or are part of special program that exempts you from paying the deposit, just return the Intent to Enroll form that was included with your acceptance letter.

    If you are not planning to attend: We understand that plans can change. If you decide not to accept our offer of admission, please complete the online cancellation form.

  2. Check Your Financial Aid Status
    In order to receive financial aid, U.S. citizens and eligible noncitizens must submit the Free Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA) at (the New School code is 002780). Carefully read all the comments on your Student Aid Report (SAR) and follow up as necessary. Information about applying for financial aid and financing options available for all students can be found on the Student Financial Services website. If you have been awarded a scholarship and/or are eligible for financial aid and have a completed application on file, you can check the status online at Log in using the instructions above.

  3. International Students: Begin the International Student Application Packet
    International students who need the I-20 or DS-2019 form to obtain a visa will receive a link to the online International Student Application Packet in their acceptance letters or can access the link by way of the Accepted Student tab in This Web page includes information about obtaining the I-20 or DS-2019 form, guidelines for providing financial documents, instructions and procedures for F-1 transfer students, and other important forms and information. For more information, visit the International Student Services website.

The New School would like your transition to be as smooth as possible. If you have any questions or concerns before you arrive, contact Eugene Lang College at or 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040.