Non-Discrimination PolicyNew Design School is committed to creating and maintaining an environment that promises diversity and tolerance in all areas of employment, education and access to its educational, artistic or cultural programs and activities. New Design School does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, sexual orientation, religion, religious practices, mental or physical disability, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, veteran status, marital or partnership status, or any other legally protected status.
Entrance InterviewAll new applicants should schedule and pass an entrance interview. The intent is for the student to express their interest in studies leading to the profession of graphic design to a New Design School official.
TranscriptAll new applicants should arrange for official copies of their most recent transcript to be sent to New DesignSchool, P.O. Box 265, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72702.
Materials, Supplies, Books & EquipmentCost for Apple Macintosh or Windows laptop ($1200-$800) and software ($19/month) are the responsibility of the student. Books ($65-$0) and supplies ($25-$0) vary depending on the seminar.
Total estimated cost range per seminar is $1940-$750 depending on if you need to purchase laptop, software, books or supplies.
Payment Options1. Payment by the end of the first week of class: Cash, check, PayPal or credit card. See tuition discounts.
The following policy applies to new students enrolling after January 1, 2015. Students enrolled before January 1, 2015 may remain in the payment options and plans in which they enrolled.
2. Finance over school term: A minimum of one-third of the total tuition due will be due by the first day of class for the academic term that the student is enrolling. The remainder may be paid in installments throughout the term with cash, check, PayPal or credit card or bank auto-draft, however the remaining outstanding tuition for that term should be paid by the final day of class. Students with an outstanding balance from a previous term will first need to pay any full outstanding amount from the previous term before re-enrolling. In summary, students will only be allowed to accumulate the debt from one single academic term at one time before re-enrolling.
Tuition DiscountsTuition discounts are available if tuition is paid in full by the end of the first week of school.The tuition discounts are:15% off total tuition for returning students10% off total tuition for new studentsAdditional 5% off total tuition for students who bring a friend
Refund PolicySEE CATALOG.
OrientationFirst week of classes6 to 6:30pmOrientation will take place the first thirty minutes of each class during the first week of school. This will include taking photos for student identification, getting acquainted with the building and how things work at New Design School. We will also review New Design School values.
All seminars are held between 6 and 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Check newdesignschool.org for final schedule and instructor. *See New Design School Catalog for seminar prerequisites.
New Design School | 1 E. Center St., Suite 270,, Fayetteville, Arkansas | (479) 715-0622 phone