Visit Us

There are many ways to connect with NewSchool. Find what works best for you! Questions? Contact our Enrollment Team via email or call (619) 684-8766.

Open House

Join us at our monthly Open House to learn more about our exciting degrees! Open House is a great way to learn more about NewSchool and speak with current students and faculty. If you attend one of our Open Houses your application fee will be waived.

You’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Mingle with current students and faculty over a complimentary continental breakfast
  • Speak with department chairs and faculty about our programs
  • Tour the campus to see our Materials Lab, computer labs, and studios
  • Talk with current students about campus clubs and culture
  • Learn about career paths in architecture, design, and construction management
  • Learn more about scholarship opportunities, financial aid, and the application process


Take a Tour

There is no better way to get a feel for our campus than to visit! On our campus tour, we’ll show you our studio spaces, walk you through our student work gallery, and introduce you to some of our faculty members. We can also set up appointments for you to speak with our financial aid, student housing, and career services departments. Want a sneak peek? Check out Our Campus page!

Set up a one-on-one tour with our Enrollment Team via email or call (619) 684-8766.

Getting to NewSchool

NewSchool is located in downtown San Diego, California. Our urban campus, including classrooms, studio space, and administrative and faculty offices, is situated within a one-block radius between 13th St. and Park Blvd, and F and G Streets. The campus is located one block away from public transportation and is a short drive from the San Diego International Airport. Street parking, as well as paid parking lots, are available nearby.

NewSchool of Architecture & Design
1249 F Street | San Diego, CA 92101

From the North via I-5S

  • Follow I-5 S to 17th St in San Diego
  • Take exit 15C from I-5 S
  • Turn left onto 16th St. Take to F St.
  • Make a right onto F St.

From the South via I-805N

  • Take I-805 N and CA 94 W to F St. in San Diego
  • Take the ML King Jr Fwy exit from CA 94 W
  • Continue onto F St. NewSchool will be on the left

Recommended Hotels

Visiting from out of town? NewSchool is within walking distance of multiple downtown San Diego hotels. Use the list below to help plan your trip.

Hotel Indigo San Diego Gaslamp Quarter

Courtyard Marriott Downtown