9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
VCU Open House, featuring campus tours and information sessions. More information is available here.
Portfolio review sign-in begins. You can register in advance here. (Advance registration is not required.)
Please register outside of either the Murry N. DePillars Building or the Depot when you arrive. Entrance will be permitted once the event starts at 1 p.m. If rain is in the forecast, you may want to bring an umbrella.
1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Portfolio reviews by college representatives at two locations:
- Murry N. DePillars Building, 1000 West Broad Street & the Depot, 814 West Broad Street
- Depot, 814 West Broad Street
Bring your portfolio and work and meet with representatives from some of the nation’s most prestigious colleges and universities. You will receive counseling on the strengths that they see in your work. The purpose of a portfolio review is to guide and encourage your development as an artist and to offer information about the programs of study available at the participating institutions. Students, parents, and teachers are invited to attend.
Art Academy of Cincinnati
California College of the Arts
California Institute of the Arts
Cleveland Institute of Art
College for Creative Studies
Drexel University, Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
James Madison University
Kansas City Art Institute
Kendall College of Art and Design
Laguna College of Art + Design
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Maryland Institute College of Art
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Montserrat College of Art
Moore College of Art & Design
Otis College of Art and Design
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
Ringling College of Art & Design
Rochester Institute of Technology
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University
School of Visual Arts
Syracuse University College of Visual and Performing Arts
The Cooper Union
University of the Arts
Washington University in St. Louis
For more information, contact the VCUarts Admissions Office:
(866) 534-3201 (toll free)
(804) VCU-ARTS / (804) 828-2787