• Parsons Admission

    Thank you for your interest in Parsons School of Design. Parsons welcomes applicants seeking a rigorous education in an environment where creativity, critical thinking, and global perspectives on art and design are valued. On this site, you can learn more about visiting, applying to, and attending Parsons. If you have additional questions about the application process or the Parsons experience, the Office of Admission is here to help.

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    Parsons School of Design
    Office of Admission
    79 Fifth Avenue, 5th floor
    New York, NY 10003
    Phone: 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040

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    Associate's inquiries:

    Parsons Paris inquiries:

    Undergraduate Admission Representatives

    Yvette Sobky Shaffer                                 
    Director of Undergraduate Admission

    Sara Konekeo
    Senior Associate Director, Enrollment and Transition Services

    Flynn Linehan                                  
    Assistant Director

    Lauren Kushnick                                 
    Admission Counselor

    Leah Braithwaite
    Admission Counselor

    Nicole Cote
    Admission Counselor

    Chelsie Güner
    Admission Counselor

    Tom Roberts
    Admission Counselor

    Graduate and AAS Admission Representatives

    Simone Varadian
    Director of Graduate Admission

    Jesse Bowley Schlabach
    Associate Director

    Jessica Augier
    Assistant Director 

    Parsons Paris Admission Representatives

    Mike Fakih
    Director of Admission, Parsons Paris

    Catherine Born
    Assistant Director