Pre-College Programs

Pre-College Programs

Each spring and summer, the Stamps School offers several pre-college programs for high-school students interested in art and design.

Spring Studios

Portfolio Intensive: Drawing for Artists & Designers

Spring Pre-College Studio for grades 9-12 / May 1 - June 14, 2017

The ability to draw is essential for all practicing artists and designers. In Portfolio Intensive: Drawing for Artists & Designers, students will learn drawing concepts fundamental to contemporary art and design practice. Our participants… Read More >

Portfolio Intensive: Sculpture/3D Design

Spring Pre-College Studio for grades 9-12 / May 2 - June 15, 2017

Looking to stand out from the crowd? Adding 3D work to your portfolio can help! Students in Portfolio Intensive: Sculpture/3D Design will explore the fundamentals of form and space. Students will gain hands-on experience experimenting with… Read More >

Summer Studios

BFA Preview

3-Week Residential Summer Studio for grades 9-11 / July 9 - 29, 2017

What is it like to earn a BFA degree at a world-class university? BFA Preview gives you a glimpse! BFA Preview is a three-week residential studio for current high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. Our students live on the historic… Read More >

Portfolio Prep

2-Week Residential Summer Studio for grades 9-11 / July 30 - August 12, 2017

Portfolio Prep is a two-week residential studio for current high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. Through integrative studio classes, students will gain firsthand knowledge about the college admission process and learn about the… Read More >