Recent Updates: The New School has released its academic plan for 2020-21 and a phased reopening plan for its New York campus. Please check the Parsons Paris website for information about our Paris campus. Learn more.

  • We know that parents and family members play an important role in the success of their students, and we want to help you stay engaged in the academic process and connected to the university. On Facebook? Join the New School Families group, where we share regular updates, tips, deadlines, photos, and more. Also be sure to check out our New School Families hub, a place for parents and families to learn about the resources available to students at The New School, get tips for supporting students throughout the various stages of their college experience, and find information about upcoming family programs. Prefer to have the news come to you? Sign up to receive the New School Families newsletter, sent quarterly to your email. 

    Family Orientation

    Get to know the administrators and faculty members who will be supporting your student through a series of special workshops for families. More details will be provided this summer.

    (Virtual) Family Fest

    Stay tuned for more information about this annual event for families of all current undergraduate students.

    New School Gear

    Don't yet have your New School gear? Visit The New Store in the lobby of the University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue. You can also shop a special collection for families and pre-purchase for pickup when you arrive on campus!

    Additional Resources

    A parent or other family member can access a student's billing accounts and financial aid information only if the student has granted the family member access to their account as an authorized user through MyNewSchool.

    To find other resources to help you support your student at The New School, visit the Parents Hub.

  • 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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