On New Girl Season 4 Episode 12, Winston finally graduates from the police academy, but Coach and Nick have some reservations about it. Meanwhile, Jess and Schmidt are on opposite sides of a noice ordinance issue.
Jess's father visits with his new girlfriend who turns out to be Jess and CeCe's rival from high school on New Girl. Meanwhile. Schmidt convinces the guys to take part in a focus group to land a big account at work.
New Girl has been renewed for a fourth season that kicked off September 16, 2014 and will be comprised of 22 episodes, with Damon Wayans, Jr. (Coach) promoted to a series regular.
Jessica Biel and Reid Scott guest starred in the season premiere.
Soon, Kaitlin Olson will recur as Ashley, Jess' old high school nemesis and Bob Day's (Rob Reiner) much younger fiancee.
Michaela Watkins will reprise her role as Schmidt's boss Gina, while Alan Ritchson will guest star as Matt, an attractive guy Jess meets who has shortcomings … if you know what we mean!
We mean sexually. Wasn't it obvious?
Also, Julian Morris will be seen in a recurring role as Ryan, a handsome teacher that replaces Jess in her old teaching position, and a potential love interest for Jess.
Schmidt: Are you in love with me? Because I'm in love with you, deeply. I assume that you would never because I messed this up so many times. You've made it very clear you only want to be friends with me and I value that friendship so much. So it I'm ruining it by doing any of this, please stop me. Cece: Schmidt. I'm in love with you.