The New School

New York City, New York
4-year Private university

Overview

The New School is a private institution that was founded in 1919. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,125, and the setting is Urban. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. The New School’s ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 133. Its tuition and fees are $48,191 (2018-19).

#133 in National Universities
Setting
Urban
Location New York City, New York
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1919
Selectivity Low
Size Medium
7,125 Undergraduates

Learning

5:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Visual and Performing Arts
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$68,671
Cost of Attendance
$45,601
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $48,191
Outstate Tuition Fee $48,191
Room and Board Fees $18,000
$43,100 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

51% (Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$50 Application Fee
3.3 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Optional
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Considered
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

-- Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS, PTE Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Nov
01
Early Action Deadline
Jan
15
Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
Jan
15
Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
Apr
01
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Feb
01
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$34,508 Average Financial Aid
Need-based Aid available for International Students

Need-based Aid

$6,879 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $68,671
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
74% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application Priority deadline February 1
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available

Other Scholarships

FIERI Bronx/Westchester Scholarship
Total Worth $5,000 per year
Details Field: specializing in art history or a related field such as museum work, conservation or restoration Eligibility: must be of Italian American origin; must already be attending college or University (High School Seniors are not eligible); and must reside in the Bronx or Westchester County OR attend a college or University located in the Bronx or Westchester OR be an active member of a chapter of Fieri International OR being majoring in Italian with the intention to teach.
FIERI Pope Italian Language Scholarship
Total Worth $5,000 per year
Details Field: specializing in art history or a related field such as museum work, conservation or restoration Eligibility: must already be attending college or University (High School Seniors are not eligible); and must be an Italian Language Major

Students

7,125 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Medium
84% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
64% Students graduate within 6 years