At Parsons, you live and study as part of a diverse community in a dynamic city.
University residence halls in Greenwich Village and Chelsea provide a secure and supportive environment that eases the transition from home to college and from culture to culture. All undergraduate residences are co-ed with gender-inclusive options, come fully furnished, and include air-conditioning and high-speed wireless Internet. Reflecting the university's commitment to safety, each residence features 24-hour security coverage and is staffed with a professional residence hall director and student resident assistants trained to handle emergencies. We strongly encourage students unfamiliar with New York City,
particularly first-time freshmen, to take advantage of student housing.
For students who wish to live off campus, the Office of Housing and Residential Education has compiled a list of
off-campus resources, which includes support for finding an off-campus roommate, information on what to be aware of when renting in the city, links for finding apartments, and a frequently updated list of apartments to lease, sublet, or share.
Parsons and The New School have several on-campus catering outlets, offering a range of hot and cold food and drinks. Most residential students are automatically enrolled in a