Application & Scholarships
We are delighted you are interested in applying for admission to a program in the College of Visual and Performing Arts. Depending on your intended major, your application may require 1 or 2 steps.
Art & Design, Art Education, and Music applicants, please complete a portfolio review or schedule an audition.
ART & DESIGN AND ART EDUCATION APPLICANTS
Students interested in pursuing a career in Art Education, Applied Digital Arts, Communication Design, or Studio Art
- Please view the portfolio requirements.
- Portfolios are reviewed online through SlideRoom.
- Attend a National Portfolio Day | TBA
- Upload a portfolio on SlideRoom.
Music Students should contact the Music Department for auditions, email@example.com or 610-683-4550
The following VPA majors do NOT require a portfolio review or audition for admission: Art History; Cinema, Television
|Portfolio deadline for undergraduate Art and Design students (Spring start)
|Audition deadline for undergraduate Music students (Spring start)
|Scholarship consideration deadline for undergraduate portfolio reviews and auditions
|Portfolio review deadline for KU internal transfer undergraduate Art and Design students (Fall start)
|Portfolio review deadline for freshman and transfer undergraduate Art and Design students (Fall start)
|MFA in Communication Design portfolio review and application deadline
|Audition deadline for undergraduate Music students (Fall start)