Welcome parents!

You have questions. We have answers.

You have questions? We have answers.

Sending your student off to college is a big step – perhaps the most important decision your family makes. Whether you are still considering New College or have made the decision to come, we understand there’s a lot of information you need.

Check out the links on this page for relevant information on a wide range of topics about life at New College.

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Quick Facts

New College at a Glance

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  • Students' futures begin here

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    Opportunities Await

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    A Great Foundation in...

    A liberal arts education is a great foundation for students in...

    A Student's Choice

    Guidance counselors hear from students first-hand on what makes...

    Brilliant Futures Begin Here.

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Beyond Graduation

Many of the questions we get relate to life after New College. Parents ask: “What is my student going to do with an undergraduate degree in liberal arts? Are there real-world jobs for liberal arts majors? And, is the absence of grades a deterrent to either graduate/professional school or the workplace?”

We’re here to assure you that graduates of New College of Florida can do anything they choose to – and they do. Unconventional does not mean unsuccessful. In fact, the opposite is true. The skills your student learns here – independent thinking, problem solving, teamwork, creativity, the ability to focus – are precisely the attributes that prospective employers, graduate schools and professional programs prize the most. Read about our success stories here.

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