ON-CAMPUS

Express Decision Portfolio Review Day
at Purchase College - Friday, February 6, 2015

Online registration for this event will be available beginning January 2015.

 

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The Purchase College February Portfolio Review Day is open only to those who have applied for admission to the School of Art+Design for the Fall 2015 semester.  Applicants are required to make a reservation through their myPurchase accounts. 

This event provides students applying to the School of Art+Design an opportunity to show their work in its original format and visit with the professors they will be having for classes. Students are required to bring examples of their original art work. Students can also bring materials, such as the slide/CD portfolio, letters of recommendation, essay, etc. that they need to finish their application to the School.

Participation in our Portfolio Review Days is not mandatory, but highly recommended. Participants will receive final application decisions within 5 business days of the review!

Confirmed registrants are asked to check-in to the Visual Arts Building, Room 1016, 15 minutes before your assigned time.

In addition to the Portfolio Reviews, prospective students have the opportunity to meet faculty and current students, tour the Visual Arts Building as well as the enitre campus, meet the Director of the School, and ask questions to representatives from Residence Life, Career Services, and Admissions. Please see the schedule of events for the day below:

10:15am, 12:15pm, & 2pm
Visual Arts Building Tours (45 minute tour)

10:15am, 1pm
Campus Tours (45 minute tour)

11am, 1pm
Information Sessiona and Q&A with Art+Design Director, Financial Aid, and Student Services (1 hour)

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU SHOULD BRING YOUR ORIGINAL ARTWORK, and any sketchbooks/journals you have.  We will not keep your original work, sketchbooks, or journals.  If your work requires a computer to be seen, please bring a laptop with you.

For more information on how to prepare your Admissions Portfolio, please visit the School of Art+Design Application Instructions Page.

IMPORTANT: ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED WITH THE FINAL PORTFOLIO SUBMITTED ONLINE BY FEBRUARY 15. ALL STUDENTS WHO ATTEND THIS PORTFOLIO REVIEW DAY ARE STILL REQUIRED TO SUBMIT THEIR FINAL PORTFOLIO IMAGES ONLINE AT HTTP://PURCHASE.SLIDEROOM.COM. YOU MAY SUBMIT YOUR ONLINE PORTFOLIO AFTER YOU ATTEND THIS EVENT SO THAT YOU MAY INCORPORATE FEEDBACK FROM OUR FACULTY. STUDENTS WHO DO NOT SUBMIT A FINAL PORTFOLIO AT HTTP://PURCHASE.SLIDEROOM.COM WILL BE CONSIDERED INCOMPLETE AND WILL BE WITHDRAWN FROM CONSIDERATION.

For questions, please call the Admissions Office at 914.251.6300.