We鈥檙e here to guide you through the New School application process. Many students and their communities have been affected by natural disasters this year. If you're among those who have been affected and have questions or concerns about deadline extensions, fee waivers, or anything else, please don't hesitate to reach out with requests for support and flexibility. If you have any questions, please email our admission counselors at email@example.com.
Each of our graduate programs has unique application requirements as part of the application process, such as auditions, portfolio submissions, or essays.
Steps to Apply: Graduate
Step 1: Select Your Program
Learn more about our graduate programs to determine your program of interest.
Step 2: General Application
Use to apply for all MA, MS, MFA, MArch, MPS, MM, and PhD degrees; professional studies diplomas; and graduate certificate programs.
Step 3: Program Application
Use the links below to navigate to the application instructions for your program.
Step 4: Check your application status.
Log in to your to check the status of your application materials. Applications become complete and ready for review once all required items have been received by the Office of Admission. Allow at least ten days from the date you submitted your application for the application materials checklist to appear. After reviewing your checklist in the Admission Hub, follow up with schools and recommenders to confirm that your transcripts, recommendations, and other materials have been sent.
College of Performing Arts
- Arts Management and Entrepreneurship (MA)
- Performer-Composer (MM)
- Mannes School of Music: All Programs
The New School for Social Research
Schools of Public Engagement
Creative Writing Program
Julien J. Studley Graduate Programs in International Affairs
Milano School of Policy, Management, and Environment
- Graduate Programs
- Graduate Certificates
School of Media Studies
- Graduate Certificates
Application Fee Waivers
The New School waives application fees for those who meet the eligibility guidelines listed below. If you believe you meet at least one of the requirements or might qualify because of personal financial circumstances, please contact the Office of Admission by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 212.229.5150. If additional documentation is required, it will be requested at that time.
Below are the eligibility guidelines for application fee waivers:
- You are a veteran.
- You are an
IIE or Fulbright applicant; returning
Peace Corps, AmeriCorps, Teach for America, or City Year volunteer;
Public Policy and International Affairs Fellow;
New York City Mayor鈥檚 Graduate Scholarship Fellow;
Charles Rangel Fellow; or Donald Payne Fellow