Imagine a place where bright, bold free thinkers come to connect and thrive. A place for individuality, for curiosity. A place that’s home to originals like you, who love to learn. At New College, experience the kind of exceptional education that prepares you to be your best self.

Be original. Be you

At New College, you’ll learn how to think critically, communicate effectively, and solve problems. Here, risk takers, free thinkers and trailblazers like you can learn and thrive. While technological advances and future discoveries will spawn new fields and create jobs that don’t exist yet, employers will still want graduates with these core skills. The professional staff in the Center for Career Engagement and Opportunity will collaborate with your faculty mentors to provide you with personalized career planning and a step-by-step guide for creating your future. Dream big with us and tap into your limitless potential.

Small classes for big futures


Undergraduate areas of concentration (majors)


Full-time faculty who have a doctorate or terminal degree in their field


Average number of students in a class

Did we mention affordability?


Students graduate with zero debt


Average net price of a New College education after scholarships and grants offered.


Students receive scholarships and/or financial aid


Average student financial aid award at New College including scholarships and grants offered

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Holistic Student Support

We have a range of programs, resources and services to help you thrive at New College, from assistance with academic and career planning, to your health and well-being on campus.

Hands-On Learning

Through student-led research, professional internships, study abroad opportunities and community engagement, you can experience firsthand what it’s like to take what you’ve learned and apply it to the real world.

In and Around Sarasota

An hour south of Tampa/St. Pete on Florida’s Gulf Coast, enjoy the museums, restaurants, and diverse cultural offerings of the Sarasota/Bradenton area, living minutes from Siesta Key Beach and other beautiful natural areas.

It’s your time to thrive!

Learn more about visiting our unique campus, how to apply and the affordability of a New College education with our guaranteed scholarships.