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Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
New York, NY
Eugene Lang College, founded in 1978, is the liberal arts college of The New School, founded in 1919. Its five-acre urban campus is located in Greenwich Village, New York City.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,663
   Women 1,260 (75.8%)
   Men 403 (24.2%)
Graduate Students Not reported
Entrance Difficulty  
Overall Admission Rate Not reported
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered  
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.38
SAT Math 562 average
490-600 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 603 average
550-660 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 26 average
24-28 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests     X  
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities X      
Cost of Attendance $65,890
  Tuition and Fees $44,540
  Room and Board $18,420
Average Percent of Need Met 72%
Average Freshman Award $28,797
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 71
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 7% of classes
10-19 students: 82% of classes
20-29 students: 7% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
New York Population 8,244,910
Nearest Metropolitan Area New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 70% of freshmen, 31% of all students
Athletic Conferences  
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.1% Asian
8.5% Black/African-American
18.4% Hispanic/Latino
6.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
53.2% White
7.2% Unknown
International Students 7.6% from 53 countries
First-Year Students Returning 75.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 1.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 60%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported