Graduate Admissions Timeline
Applications and supporting materials must be received by January 15, 2020
Applications or materials received after the deadline will be reviewed, for each program, on a space-available basis.
Students enter graduate programs in the fall semester only (summer only for MFA Art Practice & MFA Visual Narrative).
Summer 2020 and fall 2020 online application opens for all graduate programs
Thursday, December 19, 2019 - Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Winter Recess: College Closed
Monday, January 20, 2020
Martin Luther King Jr., Day; College Closed
Friday, March 6, 2020
Staff Holiday: College Closed
Monday, March 16, 2020
Admissions Notification: Applicants who have completed the application process by Wednesday, January 15, 2020, will be emailed an admissions decision by Monday, March 16, 2020. The College does not disclose admissions decisions via phone. All admissions decisions are sent to the email address used at the beginning of the application process. Letters are sent to the mailing address on file. To avoid delays in notification, applicants should regularly check their inbox and spam folders. Please also add email@example.com to your address book or contacts.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Reply date for summer 2020 and fall 2020 accepted graduate students.
Enrollment Fees are processed as space in each program remains available.
Monday, May 25, 2020
Memorial Day Holiday: College Closed
Friday, May 29, 2020
Start of summer 2020 MFA Visual Narrative Orientation
Monday, June 1, 2020
Summer 2020 MFA Visual Narrative Classes Begin
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Start of summer 2020 MFA Art Practice Orientation
Monday, June 22, 2020
Summer 2020 MFA Art Practice Classes Begin
Friday, July 3, 2020
Independence Day Holiday
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Fall 2020 Tuition Deadline: All programs except MFA Art Practice and MFA Visual Narrative.
Monday, August 31, 2020 - Friday, September 4, 2020
Orientation for fall 2020 Semester
Monday, September 7, 2020
Labor Day Holiday: College Closed
Tuesday, September 7, 2020
Fall 2020 Classes Begin
Application Policies by Department
- Art Practice
- Art Writing
- Computer Arts
- Design for Social Innovation
- Fine Arts
- Illustration as Visual Essay
- Interaction Design
- Photography, Video and Related Media
- Products of Design
- Social Documentary Film
- Visual Narrative