Office of the Registrar

The Office of the Registrar is committed to providing the highest level of service to New College students and faculty in all aspects of our operation.

Office of the Registrar

The Office of the Registrar is committed to support New College students and faculty in student registration, processing academic forms, maintaining the class schedule and class enrollments, and producing official transcripts and certifications.

General policies and information

Privacy and the Release of Student Information:

New College of Florida complies with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended. Additional information about the College’s policy with respect to the privacy of student records may be obtained from the Office of the Registrar.

Residency Policy:

Residency for tuition purposes is defined by state law. Consequently, New College adheres to the criteria set forth in Florida School Code (SB-20E) Section 1009.21 Florida Statutes (

For details regarding Residency or to request a re-classification of residency, click here.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The US Department of Veterans Affairs administers many programs, including the Veterans GI Bill. Questions or concerns regarding VA educational benefits may be directed to Brian Scholten, the New College VA liaison, at

Social Security number collection and usage

In accordance with Florida Statutes, the Social Security Number Collection and Usage document denotes the purpose for the collection and usage of Social Security Numbers by New College of Florida in instances when an internal NCF ID number is not sufficient.

Transfer credit policy

For details regarding the transfer credit policy, click here.

More resources

Summer Course

New College will once again offer a summer opportunity to study coral reefs in Honduras.

Read more here