The New School is a private research university located in New York City. The university was founded in 1919 as The New School for Social Research and has since expanded to include a wide range of academic programs. The New School offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in fields such as design, social sciences, humanities, and the arts. The university is known for its progressive approach to education and its commitment to social justice. The New School has a diverse student body and is home to students from more than 115 countries.