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  • Student Organization Registration Process

    Registration for new and returning student organizations is open from April 1, 2020, through February 26, 2021. For registration, student organizations are divided into the three tiers listed below.

    Student Organization Tiers
    Tier 1: Organizations with an advisor that complete the registration process by October 31
    Tier 2: Organizations with or without an advisor that complete the registration process between November- December 4  
    Tier 3: Organizations that complete the registration process during the spring semester

    Please note that any organizations that don’t submit a completed Advisor Agreement by October 31 will automatically be assigned Tier 2 status.

    New Organization Registration Requirements

    • Fill out the Student Organization Registration form on NarwhalNation.
    • Upload your constitution and a roster of at least five members who are currently enrolled New School students.
    • Identify the three primary officers of your organization (one officer must be a treasurer who completes a finance training)*
    • Attend mandatory training sessions for risk management and event planning (the three primary officers from your organization must complete the quizzes for each training module).
    • Find an advisor and ask them to read the Advisor Guidelines and sign the Advisor Contract (optional).
    • Sign the Student Leader Agreement (the three primary officers from your organization must read and sign the agreement).
    • Participate in the Student Involvement Fair during the fall semester.
    • Complete the Annual Satisfaction Survey during the spring semester.

    *Organizations that will not be seeking funding from any university funding sources are not required to have a treasurer or complete the finance training.

    For more information about registration requirements, please see the Student Organization Basics Guide and NarwhalNation

    Access the Student Involvement Portal

    Click the Services tab in MyNewSchool and look for the link in the Student Success box, or navigate directly to the site with this link to NarwhalNation

    Resources for Advisors

    Student organizations play a big part in creating a sense of community at The New School, and your service to our groups is appreciated. We have created the Student Organization Advisor Resource guide to provide:

    • Information on responsibilities of and requirements for advisors
    • Guidelines for organizations
    • Helpful tips

    Policies

    For information on rules and regulations concerning all events, please see NarwhalNation.

  • Contact Us

    Student Leadership and Involvement
    72 Fifth Avenue, 3rd floor
    New York, NY 10011
    sli@newschool.edu
    212.229.5687

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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

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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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