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Admissions Events

Get to know us: learn more about undergraduate programs at Stamps in upcoming virtual admissions events.

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Start Here: Get Acquainted

Infor­ma­tion Session

Learn more about Stamps in these hour-long vir­tual pre­sen­ta­tions and Q&A ses­sions with our admis­sions team and cur­rent stu­dents. Reg­is­tra­tion required.

Next Steps: Get the Inside Scoop

Once you’ve attended an Info Ses­sion, keep the con­ver­sa­tion rolling with an indi­vid­ual meeting:

Indi­vid­ual Meetings

Chat with a mem­ber of our admis­sions team for a 15-minute ses­sion. Dur­ing this time, you’ll learn more about the Stamps expe­ri­ence and have your spe­cific ques­tions addressed. Infor­mal feed­back on port­fo­lios sub­mit­ted in advance can be part of this expe­ri­ence too, if desired. Reg­is­tra­tion is required — appoint­ment infor­ma­tion will be sent via email to all registrants.

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Port­fo­lio Prep

Port­fo­lio Reviews

Sign up for an infor­mal port­fo­lio review to receive feed­back on your cre­ative work from a Stamps Admis­sions coun­selor by email.

National Port­fo­lio Days

Explore the nation’s best col­leges of art and design and meet with Stamps rep­re­sen­ta­tives, who will pro­vide 10-minute port­fo­lio reviews, dis­cuss our unique cur­ricu­lum, and answer ques­tions about pro­fes­sional careers in art. Show­ing your work early can help you acquire impor­tant infor­ma­tion about orga­niz­ing and pre­sent­ing your port­fo­lio for future admis­sion con­sid­er­a­tion. High school stu­dents, par­ents, teach­ers, guid­ance coun­selors, and col­lege trans­fer stu­dents are encour­aged to attend.

Check back for details about Stamps par­tic­i­pa­tion in 2021 – 21 NPDs.

    All National Port­fo­lio Day events are free and open to the pub­lic. Learn more about NPDs: nation​al​port​fo​lio​day​.org

    Prep Your Port­fo­lio for NPD

    Your port­fo­lio should show­case the best work you are mak­ing now, and can include fin­ished pieces, work in progress, and sketch­books. Make sure to pho­to­graph your work with inten­tion and have your files ready to share with us dig­i­tally. Watch the video below for inside infor­ma­tion on the kinds of work we like to see and tips on how to make your port­fo­lio stand out.

    Vir­tual Tour


    Check out our instruc­tions when you’re ready to start your application.

    Impor­tant dates:

    • Early Action dead­line: Novem­ber 1
    • Reg­u­lar Deci­sion dead­line: Feb­ru­ary 1

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    Con­tact the Stamps Admis­sions team anytime.

    Infor­ma­tion for Educators

    Are you a high school edu­ca­tor? Request a Stamps School Info Ses­sion for your stu­dents!


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