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General Requirements

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, from an accredited college or university.

Please refer to the Graduate Admissions FAQ and Graduate Admissions Timeline for complete information on the process.

Note: All submissions become the property of the School of Visual Arts and will not be returned.

Departmental Requirements

Statement of purpose, résumé and writing sample may be submitted with the online application, or may be sent via postal mail to Graduate Admissions. For online submissions, each part must be submitted separately as an individual PDF.

SlideRoom Uploads

The following items must be submitted to the Graduate Admissions SlideRoom account. To create an account and for further instructions, visit the SlideRoom Portal.

Important Note: If video files surpass the SlideRoom file size limit, please use the provided Vimeo form in SlideRoom to provide the link information.


Personal interviews will be required during the final stages of the application review process.

Optional Supplementary Materials

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