Answer Your Calling

NYSID instructor and student in design studioNew York School of Interior Design (NYSID) is an internationally renowned college for interior design that has produced generations of successful designers since its founding in 1916.  Our students graduate with the benefits of:

  • Instructors who are well-networked, practicing professionals (see Faculty)
  • Broad knowledge and hands-on experience
  • A diverse network of alumni working throughout the US and the world
  • Connections to New York City culture and commerce

Find out What Program Is Right for You.

Recommended Deadlines:

Undergraduate: NYSIDaccepts undergraduate applications on a rolling basis, but we recommend that you send in your application by February 1 for the fall semester, and October 1 for the spring semester. Read about our undergraduate programs here.

NYSID allows up to 12 non-matriculated credits toward the undergraduate programs, so you don’t need to apply to Take a Class.

Undergraduate Application Instructions

Graduate: Graduate applications are only accepted for the fall semester (there is no spring entry to graduate programs).  The recommended deadline for submitting completed graduate application materials is February 1.  Applications turned in after the deadline will be considered in the order they are received, if space remains in the desired program. Read about our graduate programs here.

Graduate Application Instructions

International Students’ Application Instructions

Track Your Application on the NYSID Portal