The Honors College of Florida

The No. 5 Public National Liberal Arts College - U.S. News & World Report

Your New Path to learning begins here

Delve into a public arts and science education tailored to your academic interests, career aspirations, and individual learning style.
Explore the New College approach to academics:

Customized curriculum

Unleash your intellectual curiosity as you largely design your own educational experience.

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Hands-on learning

Broaden your knowledge through research, internships, study abroad and community service.

Learn by doing

Personalized career planning

Experience one-on-one career coaching and a step-by-step plan for creating your future.

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Holistic student support

Flourish in a diverse, inclusive campus environment committed to your personal success.

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What can I study?

Choose from 50+ majors ranging across the sciences, mathematics, arts, languages and cultures, design your own area of concentration, or explore professional fields like computer science, data science, environmental studies, and public policy. Explore Academics & Majors

An exceptional education at an extraordinary value

Why New?
Why New?

Meet the faces at New College

Alyssa Boynton Fourth-year Psychology student Choosing New College of Florida over Yale University was a decision Alyssa Boynton made wholeheartedly. Now, as the thesis student nears the end of her education at the state’s designated honors college, she is reflecting on what made her experience so transformative. Read More

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Located on a beautiful 110-acre campus on sunny Sarasota Bay, New College provides an ideal learning environment for intellectually curious, motivated students who thrive on active learning. Visit Us

Featured News

Featured News

- by By Devon Geary
Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month is a celebration at New College of Florida, filled with fun events organized by students, faculty and staff.

Featured Events

Featured Events

Opening the New Music New College season, Recap is a new percussion quartet from a new generation of musicians dedicated to music reflecting the diverse society we live in today.