The New School's Department of Campus Safety seeks to ensure that the rights of every member of the campus community are respected and that a safe and secure atmosphere exists in all campus buildings.
Held once each year at the end of the spring semester, New School Commencement is our most significant academic ceremony, in which our graduating students are awarded their degrees. It serves as the official transition from New School student to New School alum.
COVID-19 Community Guide
The health and well-being of our community and the neighbors with whom we interact are our top priority. Our COVID-19 Community Guide serves as the central information hub to keep all members of our community informed of updates, policies, and protocols on the evolving circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
Living on campus is an integral part of any college experience and an important component of academic success. Community living provides valuable opportunities to meet new friends, make connections, and encounter new challenges in a safe and supportive environment. The mission of Housing and Residential Education is to enhance students' learning experience by providing residential communities that support their academic and personal growth.
International Student and Scholar Services
The New School is home to more than 3,500 international students and research scholars from more than 100 countries. Our staff is dedicated to providing students and scholars with immigration support services and programs so that they can succeed in achieving their academic and career goals.
The New School dining program prides itself on serving chef-created, diverse, healthful foods. Its mission is to provide real farm-to-table food that promotes the health of our students, community, and planet.
New Student Orientation
Orientation is designed to introduce new students and families to all of the resources and opportunities available to New School students as they start their journey at the university. Students meet the faculty and staff who are here to support them and begin to build academic and social communities with new classmates from around the world.
Student Disability Services
The New School seeks to foster an environment that encourages all students to reach their highest level of achievement. In keeping with this philosophy, Student Disability Services is committed to helping students with disabilities obtain equal access to academic and programmatic services.
Student Health Services
Student Health Services provides medical, psychological, and wellness support services to our students year-round. The mission of our office is to enhance the health and well-being of students to foster their learning and success.
Student Leadership and Involvement
Student Leadership and Involvement supports The New School's educational mission by creating opportunities for students to have rewarding interactions and make connections outside of the classroom.
Student Support and Advocacy
Student Support works with students to help them navigate non-academic challenges, distressing experiences, and crisis situations. We listen to students' concerns and work with them to develop a support plan. As student advocates, we offer various forms of support to students and the New School community.