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Important Deadlines

Priority Deadline: April 15, 2020

Housing Application opens May 15.

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In our own words

Our unique approach for the search for knowledge produces outstanding results. Here’s what a group of high school counselors heard at a recent brunch at New College:

Life Beyond New College

The president of New College of Florida, Dr. Donal O’Shea, explains the school’s strengths, noting that New College ranks third …

New College Student Panel

Students at New College of Florida explain why they selected New College, and how school has changed their lives. New …

Exceptional Students

Associate Professor of Biochemistry Katherine Walstrom talks to high school guidance counselors about some of the exceptional students she has …