Meet Us

Though we can’t welcome you to campus this semester, there are still plenty of ways for you to get to know the Newhouse School.

Professional Master’s Degrees

If you’re in interested in our professional master’s degree programs, contact the Office of Graduate Professional Programs. You can also meet our staff and ask questions at one of the many virtual graduate school fairs scheduled for this semester.

Virtual Fall Events

Newhouse is hosting a series of virtual events this fall, specifically for prospective master’s students. All sessions are scheduled for one hour.

If you would like to see a recording of past events, please email us.

Master’s Program Information Session – Current Student Panel Discussion

Thursday, Nov. 5, 7 p.m. EST

A panel of current students will share their experiences in the program thus far. There will be time for questions and answers.

Master’s Program Information Session – Journalism programs

Monday, Nov. 16, 12:30 p.m. EST

Meet the program directors for our journalism-related programs:

Arts Journalism and Communications

Broadcast and Digital Journalism

Magazine, News and Digital Journalism

Master’s Program Information Session – Strategic communication programs

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1 p.m. EST

Meet the program directors for our programs related to strategic communications:


New Media Management

Public Diplomacy and Global Communications

Public Relations

Master’s Program Information Session – Entertainment/creative programs

Friday, Nov. 20, 12:30 p.m. EST

Meet the program directors for our entertainment-related programs:

Audio Arts

Media and Education

Multimedia, Photography and Design

Television, Radio and Film

Master’s Program Information Session – Sports track

Monday, Nov. 23, 6:30 p.m. EST

Meet Olivia Stomski, director of the Newhouse Sports Media Center, to learn more about the Sports Media and Communications Track that can be paired with the following programs:

Broadcast and Digital Journalism

Magazine, News and Digital Journalism

Television, Radio and Film

WEBINAR: Public Diplomacy & Global Communications

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 12 Noon -1 p.m. EST

Learn more about the unique MA in Public Diplomacy & Global Communications program, jointly delivered by the Maxwell School and S.I. Newhouse School.  We will cover the curriculum, internships / D.C. opportunity and career paths of alumni, with time for Q&A.

Master’s Program Information Session – Admissions and Financial Aid

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 7 p.m. EDT

Join Associate Dean Joel Kaplan and Assistant Director Martha Coria for an overview of the application and admission process as well as information about financial aid.

Added Incentive
Attendees who register in advance, attend an event and stay for the entire event are eligible to receive a one-time use Application Fee Waiver, to be used for an application submitted for admission in 2021. Please note that you are only eligible to receive one waiver code no matter how many events you attend.

Academic Master’s and Doctoral Degrees

To learn more about our academic master’s degree in media studies or our doctoral degree in mass communications, contact Amy Arends.

Online Master’s Degrees

To learn about our online master’s degree programs in communications and communications management, register for an online information session.