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  • Health & Wellness

  • Heath and Wellness
  • Coronavirus Information

    Student Health Services is following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and local health authorities regarding an emerging outbreak caused by a new coronavirus, now known as COVID-19. Please visit our coronavirus webpage to learn more about prevention, travel guidelines, and potential implications for our campus community. You can also find the most up-to-date coronavirus information on the CDC website.

    For more information or questions about COVID-19, call the New York State Department of Health Coronavirus Hotline at 888.364.3065.

    For campus implications, email Jayne Jordan-Levy, Director of Medical Services; call 212.229.1671, option 2; or visit Student Health Services at 80 Fifth Avenue, 3rd floor.

    Medical Services

    Student Health Services provides treatment for illnesses and injuries, gynecological consultation and treatment, prescriptions, medications, immunizations , and other preventive services. Students who pay the per-semester fee can access care at no additional charge. Appointments can be scheduled, or students can walk in during designated walk-in hours .

    Counseling Services

    Sometimes you need to talk to someone who will listen in a supportive and nonjudgmental manner. Our counselors are here to help clarify issues, explore feelings, and discuss problem-solving strategies. We also offer group counseling sessions.

    Health Insurance

    The Student Health Insurance Plan is an integral part of the university's goal of promoting the well-being of our students. All eligible students are automatically charged the required health fees and enrolled in the health insurance plan at registration.

    Suicide Prevention

    If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal, you can get help by contacting Counseling Services at 212.229.1671, option 1, or by stopping by the office at 80 Fifth Avenue, 3rd floor. You do not need an appointment and will be attended to immediately.

    HIV/AIDS Prevention & Services

    We provide several resources and programs that can help prevent transmission and infection of HIV. We ground our services in harm reduction, with a nonjudgmental, sex- and body-positive framework, and we focus on reducing risk and supporting positive health changes.

  • Contact Us

    Student Health Services
    Phone: 212.229.1671
    Fax: 212.598.0059

    Counseling Services
    Phone: 212.229.1671, option 1
    Nurse Response will answer the phone after hours.  

    Campus Security
    Phone: 212.229.7001 (24 hours)

    If a student is in danger of hurting self or others, call any of our numbers above or: 

    New York City Police and EMS
    Phone: 911 (24 hours) 


  • Take The Next Step

Submit your application


To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.


To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.