The New School

The New School

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Welcome to a university dedicated to seeking out new ways to create a more just, more beautiful, and better-designed world.

Located in Greenwich Village in the heart of New York City, The New School is the only comprehensive university housing a renowned design school, a rigorous and relevant liberal arts school, a stellar music conservatory and drama school, and a world-famous social research school, and many more schools and programs designed for students of every age and stage of life.

The New School is a group of institutions dedicated to unlocking creative potential, intellect, and the courage to innovate:

  • Parsons School of Design — The #1 design school in the U.S. and a leader in enlightened design education for undergraduate and postgraduate students
  • Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts — Rated best undergraduate college in the country for encouraging debate and discussion
  • College of Performing Arts — Consisting of Mannes School of Music, The School of Drama, and The School of


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