A national leader in the arts and sciences, New College is a public, independent liberal arts college ranked nationally for academic excellence and value. Founded in 1960, New College specializes in student-centered learning through collaborative curriculum development and independent research.

Academic Programs

  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Performing Arts
  • Research
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Technology

Student experience

  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Additional Information

New College guarantees scholarship funding to virtually all admitted freshmen who apply for the fall class by our priority deadline. We offer an ambitious array of both academic and need-based scholarships and grants. Our financial aid team plays an active role in making a New College education affordable.

Visit us

Come experience life on campus as a New College student! Our daily information sessions include a meeting with an Admissions Counselor as well as a campus tour guided by a Student Ambassador. Information sessions are generally offered Monday through Friday with some exceptions for holidays and campus events. Tours will take place rain or shine.

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

5800 Bay Shore Rd
Sarasota, FL 34243, United States of America

Phone number

(941) 487-5000