Apply to New College of Florida, a public university in Sarasota that prepares intellectually curious students for lives of great achievement by integrating superb academics and career-building experiences into an individualized education for each student.

Exceptional Education. Life-Changing Experience.

New College offers 50+ undergraduate majors and a master’s program in applied data science. Through an extraordinary education that empowers fearless learning, students pursue goals not grades, chart their own educational course, and acquire the analytical, creative, and communication skills that employers value. Learn more about Why New College.

Let's Get Started!

First-Year Students

Future Novo Collegians, we can’t wait to welcome you to campus! We know you’re going to thrive at New College of Florida.

Transfer Students

Want to take your college experience to the next level? There’s more out there for you, and it’s all at New College!

International Students

Our students come from all over the world to study in paradise at New College of Florida!

M.S. in Applied Data Science Students

Work toward this incredible, in-demand profession as a graduate student at New College.

Apply Now

Ready to chart your own course at New College? Click here to begin your application. Apply Now

Remarkable Alums

For a small school, New College produces some mighty results. See the successful careers of some of our alumni and learn more about the success of our graduates. Outcomes of Graduates

Come Visit Us

Find options for virtual and in-person tours, or sign up to shadow a current Novo on a day that works with your schedule. Find all the ways to visit New College. Visit