Updates on the Fall 2020 Semester
News and information about SVA’s plans for online instruction and more.
Presented by Admissions and BFA Fine Arts

Virtual Undergraduate Open House | Session 1

Oct 31, 2020; 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Virtual Open House events feature unique department presentations, panel discussions with current SVA students and an opportunity to speak directly with Admissions and Financial Aid. Join us to discover more about the SVA experience! Open house attendees will receive a $50 application fee waiver if they apply for Early Action by December 1, 2020.


This open house will feature programming from BFA Fine Arts.


Register here to join the virtual event.


10:00 – 10:30am ET | Opening Program

  • Welcome remarks from President David Rhodes
  • Application workshop
  • Event schedule overview 
  • Portfolio workshop


10:30 – 11:30am ET

  • BFA Fine Arts presentation and demos
  • Digital Sculpture: Tour and work preview
  • BioArt Lab: Tour and demos
  • Fibers Lab: View student digital embroidery projects
  • Print Shop: Silkscreen demo
  • Senior student studio visit


11:30am – 12:00pm ET

  • Financial Aid presentation


On Saturday, November 7, Session 2 will feature BFA Cartooning, BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects, BFA Illustration, BFA Interior Design: Built Environments and BFA Visual & Critical Studies. Click here for more info.


On Saturday, November 14, Session 3 will feature BFA Advertising, BFA Animation, BFA Design, BFA Film and BFA Photography and Video. Click here for more info.

Free and open to the public