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The New School Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$60,176 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$42,080 tuition
$16,200 on campus room & board
$1,661 books
$235 fees
(Based on stats from 2014/2015)

$60,176 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$42,080 tuition
$16,200 on campus room & board
$1,661 books
$235 fees
(Based on stats from 2014/2015)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$13,195 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
95% of students receive aid
26% get federal aid ($4,885 avg)
7% get state aid ($3,604 avg)
94% get institn'l aid ($13,195 avg)
43% get loans ($8,900 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 2.55% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.08% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $14,774 94%
Federal Grant Aid $4,885 26%
Pell Grants $4,464 26%
Other Federal Grants $814 13%
Institution Grant Aid $13,195 94%
State Grant Aid $3,604 7%
Student Loans $8,900 43%
Federal Loans $6,060 43%
Other Loans $22,906 6%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$5,000 R
$5,000 R
$1,000 R
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
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College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does The New School offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
72 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10011-8603
(212) 229-5155


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Ariel from Brooklyn, NY
  • May-16-2014 I am a current student here

    I don't know that I learned THAT much, but I had a great experience and it helped me find my path

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  • 2
  • Jackie from San Juan, PR
  • Jun-16-2011 I am a past student here

    Although you are certainly paying for the education that you receive, it's an expensive school, with not a lot of options in Financial Aid.

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  • Amy
  • Feb-17-2011 I am a past student here

    It's ridiculously expensive, especially since they are in New York City. The tuition isn't too bad but the dorms are probably some of the most expensive in the entire country. They also don't have much of a library, it's small and pretty useless. No one goes there. They do, however, have an inter-library loan system with NYU and Cooper Union. After Freshman year most students get apartments, and those that can afford them in Manhattan are lucky. Most wind up in Brooklyn, with a long commute to look forward to.

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