Information On The Coronavirus

We continue to monitor and respond to the public health situation regarding COVID-19. As of March 26, most buildings on our New York campus will close until further notice. Non-essential staff should work remotely if possible. Check the Parsons Paris website for information about our Paris campus.

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  • Community Hero


  • The School of Media Studies’ community fosters a prolific student output and collaborative ways of working that allow you to thrive creatively and personally. You have the opportunity to share your work in annual showcases and exchange feedback and ideas in monthly workshops and screening series. In our public programs, engage in talks and master classes with prominent media industry guests and artists-in-residence. Cross-university collaborations with peers from other colleges, such as the School of Drama and Parsons School of Design, will allow you to push the creative limits of your projects. All in the heart of New York City, one of the media capitals of the world.

    Join our diverse community where the wide spectrum of interests, nationalities, and professional backgrounds will inform your studies and prepare you for the emerging media landscape.

  • The School of Media Studies offers a variety of venues in which students can present the results of their academic research and creative work such as short films, documentaries, Internet and social media projects, music videos, and radio programs.

  • At our public programs, influential people come together to debate major issues of the day. We offer more than 1,000 programs a year including media professionals and School of Media Studies’ Artist-in-Residence events.

  • University Resources

    • Student Organizations

      Student Organizations

      Find a community that stimulates you intellectually and fosters a sense of belonging. There are more than 40 student organizations on campus as well as intramural sports, athletics, and fitness classes, ensuring that you will find people who share your passion.

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    • Campus Information

      Campus Information

      Our campus in the heart of New York City's Greenwich Village allows you to study and live in one of the most vibrant and diverse cities in the world. Take advantage of the infinite opportunities to work alongside leading professionals, experience groundbreaking work, and absorb diverse cultural and educational opportunities.

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    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.


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