Applying to Cooper Union
Our fall 2023 applications are closed. The fall 2024 first-year applications will open in August and our transfer and graduate applications will be open in September.
- Albert Nerken School of Engineering: November 1
- Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture: December 1
- School of Art: December 1
- All three schools: January 5
- Master of Science in Architecture: January 5
- Master of Engineering: February 15
The Cooper Union uses the Common App for first-year undergraduate applicants. All transfer and graduate applicants apply through the Cooper Application. Additional supplemental application steps are indicated on the pages below.
Non-Matriculating Student Programs
Learn more about Cooper by downloading our publications: Viewbook; The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture; School of Art; Albert Nerken School of Engineering; Financial Aid; International; and Fact Sheet. Or preview Cooper by attending one of our high school programs.