The New School (TNS) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States. TNS began its academic activity in1919. The university has an urban campus in New York City.

University ranking. The New School, earned its place in the top 5% of the world universities, according to the international rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission committee requests both examination results and the document on previous academic performance. Throughout the admission period more than 60 percent of applicants successfully enroll to the university. Nevertheless, in TNS the ratio may vary dramatically depending on the study program. The New School is among the universities that divides the academic schedule into semesters. Obtaining a bachelor’s at TNS is anything but cheap with tuition fees of 39,000 USD per year. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 20,000 USD per year. Given the high tuition costs the students can participate in university scholarship competitions in order to cut down the costs. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. On the official website of the university ( you can read more about the programs and associated tuition fees.

The composition of the university. The New School is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 9 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. More than a quarter of students came from abroad. About 999 teachers and professors are employed by TNS. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs. TNS has the following social media pages Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of TNS. The university has a dedicated library. Students can apply for a dormitory.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1919
Abbreviation TNS
Teachers 999
Students 8,930
Foreigners 31%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
To the Living Spirit
• Middle States Commission on Higher Education
World ranking 646
Country ranking 139
Quality of teaching 221
International Students 79
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 646
QS World University Rankings 620
Cost of living in New York City
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 845 1,536
Food 361 638
Transportation 93 206
Communications and utilities 95 104
Clothing 24 85
Sports and leisure 43 166
Total 1,461 2,736
Accommodation in New York City USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 853
Shared room in city centre 1,551
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 1,456
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 2,336
Alternative title
Spanish La Nueva Escuela
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