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About This Program

Deepen your knowledge and develop your skills while you explore many facets of art, design, and fashion firsthand this summer in Paris.

Experience Paris as an insider, exploring contemporary European design practice and history firsthand in the city’s many design studios and museums. Taught at Parsons Paris, this three-week, three-credit program surrounds you with a close-knit learning community in which you work directly with leading faculty and peers from around the world. This program is for college and adult applicants who have completed at least one year of college or are 19 years of age or older by the first day of class.

Enrollment Type: Credit.

Requirements

This program is for college and adult applicants who have completed at least one year of college or are 19 years of age or older by the first day of class. Many college and adult-level students enroll in the program to acquire the skills they need to reach academic and professional goals or to complement their full-time degree programs. Others enroll to build a competitive portfolio for graduate program applications and prepare for advanced study.

Resources & Enrollment

COLLEGE CREDIT

All Summer Intensive Studies Paris students earn three college credits (or six for Luxury Design Management — Luxury Matters) upon successful completion of the course.

Participants are strongly encouraged to consult an academic advisor at their home institution before registration to confirm any details related to the approval and transfer of credits as well as fulfillment of graduation requirements.

ACADEMIC TRANSCRIPT REQUESTS

Transcripts for Parsons students are issued by the Registrar's Office and carry the signature and seal of The New School. A transcript is confirmation of a student's permanent record at the university. Students who complete Summer Intensive Studies Paris may request that their transcript(s) be mailed to other colleges and institutions by submitting an official request to the Registrar's Office.

HOW TO APPLY

Parsons Paris accepts applications on a rolling basis until late May. Application procedures and deadlines for Parsons differ by program of study. Select the appropriate link below for information about applying for admission. 


Visit Admission Events to learn about upcoming campus tours, information sessions, off-campus events, and online events.


UNDERGRADUATE BFA AND BBA DEGREES*

Application Procedure 

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Visiting Students

*Parsons Paris programs can be chosen in the CommonApp "Academics" page after you start an application for The New School.

GRADUATE MA DEGREE

Application Procedure 

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