Apply to RISD

ashcan student work  First-year (Freshman) Applicants DEADLINES Early Decision deadline: November 1 Regular deadline: February 1   TRANSFER APPLICANTS Fall: March 15 Spring: November 1    » Begin your RISD application ITEMS YOU’LL NEED TO SEND You'll begin and manage your RISD application process using The Common Application. There is a non-refundable application fee of $60 to use [...]

Apply to Pratt

Deadlines and application checklist FALL Freshman Deadlines Early Action Deadline (non-binding): November 1. Regular decision deadline: January 5. Early action decisions are mailed by end-December. Regular decision decision packets are mailed by April 1. Transfers: Application deadline: February 1. Decisions for transfers are mailed as they are completed beginning March 1. Associate's degree applicants Priority deadline: [...]

Get Ready for Art School HOME TESTS!

HOME TESTS for BFA Admissions   PARSONS PARSONS HOME TEST “THE PARSONS CHALLENGE” PARSONS CHALLENGE INSTRUCTIONS All BFA, BBA, BS, and BA/BFA program applicants must complete the Parsons Challenge and submit it to the Admission Committee. Submissions for the Parsons Challenge are accepted through SlideRoom only.   The Challenge: Explore something usually overlooked within your daily environment. Choose one object, [...]

PORTFOLIO REDEFINED 2014 at Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

Portfolio Redefined is for all high school students who are preparing an art and design portfolio for college admission as well as members of their families who would like to learn more about art degrees and college readiness. Join Parsons, Museum of Arts and Design and the Joan Mitchell Foundation for a portfolio development day [...]

Writing for Art School Admissions

During the Portfolio Redefined event last week, we heard from a lot of teachers that information on writing for college admissions and examples of admissions essays would be helpful. Here are some tips, requirement examples, guidelines for getting started, and essay examples. Any feedback, comments and requests are welcome! WRITING FOR YOUR PORTFOLIOGreat advice from [...]