The New School's Eugene Lang College

New York, NY, USA
3.27 Average Rating

Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at the New School is a liberal arts institution in New York City. Lang confers undergraduate degrees in 20 academic majors and courses are held in a small seminar format utilizing primary source texts. Additionally, Lang promotes an open curriculum, enabling students to design their own academic path based on the subjects that interest them most. Located in Greenwich Village, Lang is within walking distance of numerous comedy and music clubs, bookstores, and restaurants.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit

Need Aware

This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Major city
0
100
60%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

Transcript
No

Important Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2020 May 1, 2021
Fall Regular Decision January 15, 2021 May 1, 2021
Spring Regular Decision October 15, 2020
Other March 15, 2021

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
30%
Out-Of-State Students
70%
Average ACT Composite: 26
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1207
0
1600

Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
10,709
Total Number of Undergrads
7,942
Academic Calendar

Classroom Sizes

0
100
63%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
73%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
10:1
US National: 21:1

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$51,218
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$50,469
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$50,469
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$21,321
Books and Supplies
$200

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
Average Aid Per Year
$19,016

Student Loans

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Organizations
77
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
Yes
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
No
Campus emergency phones
No

After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Employed
6 mos. after graduation
76%

What Students Are Saying

3.27 Average Rating
I absolutely adore the open-mindedness of the courses offered here, as well as the candor of the professors. All students have advisors that are ready and willing to meet and help students meet their academic goals. The dorms are awesome.
Meg from Stamford, CT
Eugene Lang College is a place where one makes the most of what they are given. Located in New York City, it is one of the best places to study liberal arts. The teachers, staff, and students are all helpful and unique individuals that one will not find anywhere else.
Byanca from Coachella, CA
Eugene Lang is a unique, progressive school in an amazing location. The diversity between people and people's interests will keep you constantly intrigued. It is a college that has small class sizes but will push you to your academic, creative, and personal limits.
Carlie from Massena, NY
This school is everything I could've asked for and more! The intimate seminar styled classes make learning all the more interesting and engaging. Everyone at Eugene Lang are really down to earth and help remind you that its not all about Parson's students!
Adonis from New York, NY

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