July 8–27, 2018
WHO MAY APPLY?
Students who have completed their freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year in high school, and are serious about improving their art and design skills, developing portfolios, and/or learning how to audition for college admission.
All applicants must meet age requirements and demonstrate the desire and the motivation to complete this rigorous three-week program through their application materials. Students will be in class for six hours each weekday, and then participate in studio time to complete art projects or attend evening activities focused on enhancing their artistic knowledge. Ideal student will be serious, focused, and passionate about participating in this challenging college curriculum. There are no portfolio requirements.
Students are encouraged to apply early since space in each major is limited. Applications are dated and reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. If a student is ineligible for the program they will be notified soon after the application is received.
Supplemental forms should not be completed or submitted until after receiving notification of admission into the Program. The acceptance letter will include instructions about the supplemental forms and additional information to submit in the online application.
Pre-College Summer Intensive
School of the Arts
Virginia Commonwealth University
325 North Harrison Street
Richmond, VA 23284-2519
Contact: Ursula Woolman, Program Director
Phone: (804) 828-2787 | (866) 534-3201 (toll-free)