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  • We’re here to make the application process as easy as possible. We’re available to answer your questions in person, via phone or email, or at any one of our admission events.

    In-Person Admission Services

    The Welcome Center is your first stop for all in-person admission services. If you want to meet with an admission counselor, join a campus tour, or attend an information session, stop by the Welcome Center, located at 72 Fifth Avenue on the corner of 13th Street in New York City.

    General Admission Information

    If you can’t stop by in person, please reach out to our admission counselors with any questions you may have about our programs, campus or application process.

    Phone: 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040

    Email: performingarts@newschool.edu

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  • Admission Contact

    College of Performing Arts
    Office of Admission
    55 West 13th Street
    New York, NY 10011
    212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040
    performingarts@newschool.edu

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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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