Recent Updates: Visit our COVID-19 Community Guide for information about in-person teaching and learning this fall. Community members can check their testing schedule here.

  • Academic Advising

  • Academic Affairs

    Graduate study at The New School for Social Research is challenging, transformative, and rewarding in ways you may not anticipate. You take an active role in developing scholarship and charting a course for your own research and future.

    The Office of Academic Affairs is here to support your work and to offer resources complementing those available in your department. Contact us for advice on:

    Each academic program has faculty and dedicated student advisors who can answer your questions and provide guidance about coursework and student life. 

    Academic Affairs Staff

    Ryan Gustafson, Director
    gustafsonr@newschool.edu

    Randy Brown, Jr., Executive Secretary
    nssracademicaffairs@newschool.edu

    Since the Academic Affairs staff is largely working remotely right now, please email nssracademicaffairs@newschool.edu during business hours for any student issues or to make an appointment.

    Office Information

    6 East 16th Street, room 1007
    New York, NY 10003
    Phone: 212.229.5712 x3002

    Fax: 646.486.0755

  • Take The Next Step

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.

Close