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  • To apply for the UN Summer Study program, you must complete the online application and upload the following documents:

    • A recent résumé or CV
    • A brief statement of purpose (approximately 300-500 words)
    • Unofficial transcripts
    • A writing sample (a professional/academic paper that showcases your writing ability, usually 7-10 pages)
    • Only for international students whose primary language is not English or who have not taken college-level classes in English: TOEFL, IELTS, or any other test scores that prove proficiency in the English language. Please upload your test results with your application.

    Have these documents ready before you begin filling out this application. Questions regarding the application process should be addressed to unstudy@newschool.edu. Applications will not be reviewed until all materials have been received.

    Important Dates

    Final Application Deadlines

    Applications will open on October 1, 2021; our Zoom rollout will take place on October 15 (it will be recorded and accessible to students afterward).

    • Option 1: Accepting applications on a rolling basis until March 31, 2022
    • Option 2: February 15, 2022
    • Option 3: Accepting applications on a rolling basis until March 31, 2022
  • Contact Us

    UN Summer Study Program
    72 Fifth Avenue, room 605
    New York, NY 10011
    unstudy@newschool.edu

  • Dates & Deadlines

    Program Dates
    Monday, June 7-Friday, July 23, 2021

    Final Application Deadlines for Summer 2022
    Applications open: October 1, 2021
    Zoom rollout: October 15, 2021
    Option 1: Accepting applications on a rolling basis until March 31, 2022
    Option 2: February 15, 2022
    Option 3: Accepting applications on a rolling basis until March 31, 2022

  • 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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