Art College Night

Fri, Oct 1, 2021
4 pm

Online, via Zoom

High school students, grades 9–12

It is never too early to start learning about college! Teens are invited to our annual Art College Night to explore many aspects of the college admissions and financial aid process. Meet representatives online from colleges with studio art, art history, and art education programs. Learn about scholarship opportunities, college essay writing tips, art portfolio development, and much more!

Art Colleges and Degree Paths, 4–5 pm
Learn about specific art majors and career paths from art schools and departments from schools across New York City and beyond.

Admissions and Financial Aid 101, 5–5:15 pm
The college admissions and financial aid process can not only be daunting but also feel like an extra class. Here, we provide you with the necessary information needed to keep you on track for success.

College Essay Writing, 5:15–5:45 pm
Your college essay should make you stand out! Learn the best methods to incorporate into your writing.

Portfolio Development, 5:45–6:15 pm
Join professionals as they share advice and tips for building a memorable art portfolio.

Q&A, 6:15–6:30 pm
Take the time you need to ask our presenters questions!

This event will have automated closed captions through Zoom. Live captioning is available for public programs and events upon request with seven business days advance notice. We will make every effort to provide accommodation for requests made outside of that window of time. To place a request, please contact us at or (646) 666-5574 (voice). Relay and voice calls welcome.

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