The Cooper Union is holding some classes online and some on-campus this fall.
IMPORTANT: to participate in classes on campus, please be prepared to arrive up to 30 minutes early on the first class to present proof of vaccination in the lobby of 41 Cooper Square. You must wear a mask at all times inside the school. A school ID will be issued so you can enter all subsequent weeks by showing it to the guards. A photo will be taken on the first evening of your class for the ID card.
Fall Registration for visual arts classes will open on September 15.
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Since 1859, The Cooper Union has been offering courses to New Yorkers who want to create something new or disrupt something old. Here, you can study studio arts, graphic arts or drawing architectural landmarks of New York City.
The American system of continuing education originated at The Cooper Union with its founding in 1859. Peter Cooper, inventor, industrialist, and philanthropist, wanted to bring first-class educational opportunities to adults in New York and devoted his entire fortune to that goal. For over 150 years, The Cooper Union has maintained this tradition of outstanding courses for adults in its Department of Continuing Education