Category Archives: Admission Info

Seeking Inspiration for the Parsons Challenge?

I am going to be completely honest with you. As I was applying to college in my senior year of high school (which, by the way, becomes a lot more fun when that process is over) I almost took Parsons off of

Seeking Inspiration for the Parsons Challenge?

I am going to be completely honest with you. As I was applying to college in my senior year of high school (which, by the way, becomes a lot more fun when that process is over) I almost took Parsons off of

Parsons Challenge Tips: Part Deux

As we approach the Fall deadline I thought I’d write a post about our most anxiety producing requirement: The Parsons Challenge. Our last post about the Challenge was from 2011 (featuring yours truly) and I realized that a lot has

Parsons Challenge Tips: Part Deux

As we approach the Fall deadline I thought I’d write a post about our most anxiety producing requirement: The Parsons Challenge. Our last post about the Challenge was from 2011 (featuring yours truly) and I realized that a lot has

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from the Parsons Admissions team! We hope that you have a safe and rejuvenating holiday break. As a heads up, our offices will be closed beginning December 24th and will reopen January 4th. So if you email or call

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from the Parsons Admissions team! We hope that you have a safe and rejuvenating holiday break. As a heads up, our offices will be closed beginning December 24th and will reopen January 4th. So if you email or call

Early Action Decisions!

  The time has come! For those of you who submitted all your materials by the Early Action deadline of November 1st: your letters are getting prepped to be in your inboxes by Monday. For those of you still preparing

Early Action Decisions!

  The time has come! For those of you who submitted all your materials by the Early Action deadline of November 1st: your letters are getting prepped to be in your inboxes by Monday. For those of you still preparing

Application Tips: The Do’s and Don’ts of Essay Writing

It’s the end of Fall here in New York. Winter is coming and with it our Fall application deadline approaches! As we’re getting ready to hole up and read applications, I wanted to share some tips about one of the

Application Tips: The Do’s and Don’ts of Essay Writing

It’s the end of Fall here in New York. Winter is coming and with it our Fall application deadline approaches! As we’re getting ready to hole up and read applications, I wanted to share some tips about one of the

Tips for National Portfolio Day!

   I always forget to write this post but then midway through Portfolio review season I seem to remember. So, forgive me for the lateness but hopefully this can help folks who are coming to campus for portfolio reviews or

Tips for National Portfolio Day!

   I always forget to write this post but then midway through Portfolio review season I seem to remember. So, forgive me for the lateness but hopefully this can help folks who are coming to campus for portfolio reviews or

Undergraduate Open House September 27!

This weekend, Saturday September 27, 2014, at our New York City campus will be our annual Undergraduate Open House featuring all divisions of The New School University. Not only will we be there but all of our friend at Eugene

Undergraduate Open House September 27!

This weekend, Saturday September 27, 2014, at our New York City campus will be our annual Undergraduate Open House featuring all divisions of The New School University. Not only will we be there but all of our friend at Eugene

Where in the World is Parsons this Fall?

It’s September and you know what that means – Parsons is back on the road! We will literally be everywhere and anywhere this Fall but here are some events coming up. For more information about our events please go to

Where in the World is Parsons this Fall?

It’s September and you know what that means – Parsons is back on the road! We will literally be everywhere and anywhere this Fall but here are some events coming up. For more information about our events please go to

Get Funky at Orientation Week

It’s beginning to be that time of year again — the leaves are changing, proactive bears are starting to look for a cozy spot to dig their dens for the winter, shortsighted bears continue climbing trees and eating things, and most

Get Funky at Orientation Week

It’s beginning to be that time of year again — the leaves are changing, proactive bears are starting to look for a cozy spot to dig their dens for the winter, shortsighted bears continue climbing trees and eating things, and most

New School Information Session in Buenos Aires!

  Monday, August 11, 2014 6:00–7:30 p.m. (ART) CEPAL Paraguay 1178 Third Floor Buenos Aires, Argentina Participating in this event are: David Van Zandt, President of The New School; Michael Cohen, Director, Graduate Program in International Affairs; and New School

New School Information Session in Buenos Aires!

  Monday, August 11, 2014 6:00–7:30 p.m. (ART) CEPAL Paraguay 1178 Third Floor Buenos Aires, Argentina Participating in this event are: David Van Zandt, President of The New School; Michael Cohen, Director, Graduate Program in International Affairs; and New School