New School of Architecture and Design

New School of Architecture and Design

New School of Architecture and Design


  • Media Design
  • Product Design
  • Interior Architecture and Design

Benefits Offered to Students:

25% discount off of the Design Program tuition.


Design Program Full-time tuition per quarter: $5,197 including a 25% discount off the $6,929 list price. Student Operations Fee Per Quarter: $175

Transfer Process:



Applicants must have completed at least one semester of full-time, post-secondary level education to be considered a transfer student. Applicants must submit transcripts from all the institutions previously attended and transcripts should also indicate any course work currently in progress. Official transcripts will be required prior to enrollment. Note: A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 is required in all prior college work. If your GPA is under 2.5, please contact your Enrollment Specialist.


Portfolio: A portfolio review is required for all students seeking advanced placement. Portfolios are a compilation of the student’s art and design work. Click here to learn about portfolio requirements and please contact your Enrollment Specialist to discuss deadlines. The portfolio will be reviewed by the Admissions Committee, whose decision is final. (Note: The portfolio requirement does not apply to students in Construction Management programs.)


Statement of Purpose: Using essay format, please email a 1-2 page personal statement to your Enrollment Specialist addressing:

  • What are your career goals and how can NewSchool help you achieve them?
  • Why do you feel you would be a good candidate for the program?
  • How have your experiences shaped you academically, professionally, and personally?
  • Give an example of how your experiences have prepared you for the core institutional values of NewSchool.

New School of Architecture & Design will attend both Transfer Fair events to meet with prospective students. Each student will be paired with an Enrollment Specialists to assist with the application process, a financial aid advisor to assist through the financial aid process and will meet with the Dean of the Domus Academy School of Design to discuss transfer credits and class offerings.