• On this page, you'll find a checklist of required application materials, as well as specific instructions for each program. All required materials should be submitted before the posted deadlines.

    Our Office of Admission has created helpful videos to help you prepare the various elements of your application file.

    Application Deadlines

    Priority Deadline: January 15
    Second Deadline: May 5
    Visiting Student Deadline: April 1
    International Applicant Deadline: June 1

    Readmit Deadline: August 1
    Final Fall Deadline for U.S. and Permanent Residents: August 1

    New applicants and readmits

    Priority Deadline: November 1
    Final Deadline: January 4

    Priority Deadline: January 15
    Final Deadline: March 15 

    FAFSA (U.S. Citizens and Eligible Non-citizens)
    Fall Applicants: February 1
    Spring Applicants: November 1

    To be most competitive for admission and merit scholarship consideration, please apply before the priority deadline. We will continue to review applications submitted after the deadline depending on space availability in the program. The Admission Committee will make a decision on your application only after all the required materials have been received. Please email us at nsadmissions@newschool.edu to ask if we are still reviewing applications.

    Prior Degree Completion

    Graduate degree applicants must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or the equivalent degree from a university outside the United States. Applicants in the process of completing the bachelor's degree may apply for admission.

    Applicant Profile

    There is no typical New School student. The Julien J. Studley Graduate Programs in International Affairs welcomes applicants from a variety of backgrounds and experiences including working professionals in related fields, career changers, and recent college graduates. The admission committee conducts application review holistically. GRE and GMAT test scores are not required.

  • The Application Process

  • Additional Information and Instructions

    The Office of Admission is here to help you navigate the application process. Email nsadmissions@newschool.edu if you have any questions.

  • Tips From Our Team

    Our admissions team has created this collection of short how-to videos to help guide you through the process of preparing a successful graduate degree application.

  • Take the Next Step

  • Contact Us

    Admission Contact
    Merida Escandon Gasbarro
    72 Fifth Avenue, 1st floor
    New York, NY 10011

    Program Contact
    International Affairs Program
    72 Fifth Avenue, 7th floor (Map)
    New York, NY 10011
    Phone: 212.206.3524
    Fax: 212.924.1292

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