66 W. 12th Street New York, NY 10011 212-229-5150
http://www.newschool.edu studentinfo@newschool.edu
About New School
  • Year of Foundation 1919
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,382
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines February 1
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 29,210
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 40
  • Enrollment No.
The New School is a legendary progressive university comprising schools bound by a common, unusual intent: to prepare and inspire its 10,510 undergraduate and graduate students to bring actual, positive change to the world. From its Greenwich Village campus, The New School launches economists and actors, fashion designers and urban planners, dancers and anthropologists, orchestra conductors, filmmakers, political scientists, organizational experts, jazz musicians, scholars, psychologists, historians, journalists, and above all, world citizens-individuals whose ideas and innovations forge new paths of progress in the arts, design, humanities, public policy, and the social sciences. In addition to its 88 graduate and undergraduate degree-granting programs and majors, the university offers certificate programs and more than 650 continuing education courses to more than 6,350 adult learners every year.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Convocation Day Celebration, Parsons Benefit and Fashion Show
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Parsons Christian Fellowship, Value Creation Society
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Student Association, Students of Color Organization.
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train New York City (Manhattan) (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus New York City (Manhattan) (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport New York City (10), New York City (Queens) (12)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 71%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 66%
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 14%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 90%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 2%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 18%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Microforms 21,500
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help writing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 313,925
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological, birth control
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Visual Resources Collection; Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Archives Center, Bobst Library - New York University, Cooper Union Library, New York Academy of Art Library, Cardozo Law School Library.
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 111,250
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 561
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses No
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Student Employment Federal work study program available
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered