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Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts

Campus Description

As a small liberal arts college set in a leading university and located in the heart of NYC, Lang offers students a unique learning experience. This city’s vast intellectual resources are deeply integrated into Lang’s curriculum through courses built around socially relevant questions, seminars co-taught by community partnerships, in-depth internships, and meaningful service learning programs. Life in the city feeds a limitless range of interests and Lang provides numerous ways to connect with the city’s art, culture, music, and political events. Lang students also have the advantage of attending a comprehensive university. They can choose from over 50 university-wide minors ranging from Ethnicity and Race, to Food Studies, to Photography and take graduate courses at The New School for Social Research and the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy. The unique relationship that exists between Lang, The New School, and New York City will help you identify and launch your academic journey.

Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts is a division of The New School

65 West 11th St., New York NY 10011

800.292.3040 or 212.229.5150

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Degrees Offered

Bachelor's (BA/BFA, BA, BS)


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Enrollment for Fall 2015

Undergraduate (Matriculated): 1,550 (Full-time: 387 men, 1,078 women; Part-time: 34 men, 51 women)
Graduate (Matriculated): N/A
32% enrolled in top quarter of high school class
18% enrolled in top 10% of high school class
SAT verbal range: 500 – 620
SAT math range: 500 – 630
ACT range: 22 – 27
89% have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher
11% have a high school GPA of 2.0 to less than 3.0

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American8%n/a
% Asian5%n/a
% Hispanic / Latino17%n/a
% White, Non-Hispanic46%n/a
% International / Nonresident Alien8%n/a
% Two or more races6%n/a
% Unknown Race / Ethnicity9%n/a

Tuition Information for 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees:
$43,006 per year, or $1,430 per credit; other fees may apply
Tuition Only:
$42,080 per year
Room & Board:
$14,200 to $23,820 (room and board vary depending on residence hall, room and meal plan)
Room Only:
$14,200 to $21,500 (room vary depending on residence hall and room plan)

Admission/Application Deadlines

Freshmen Applications:
fall- January 15 regular decision, early action November 1, BA/BFA with Jazz January 15, BA/BFA with Parsons February 15; spring- October 15
Transfer Applications:
fall- March 15; spring- October 15

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):
fall- March 1 priority; spring- November 1 priority

Application Requirements

Freshmen: Online application; $50 fee; secondary school transcripts or GED, TASC, or HiSET score; 2 supplemental essays; counselor or teacher evaluation; SAT or ACT required from homeschooled students.
Transfers: Same as Freshman requirements; also, teacher recommendation; Transfer Registrar Report.
International: Same as Freshman requirements; also all non-native English speaking students must submit TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE test score.
Average Financial Aid Package:
Average Non-Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Aid:
Types of Non-Need Aid Awarded:
Academic Scholarships; Music Scholarships