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VPA Community College Transfer Day

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Join us for the College of Visual and Performing Arts Community College Transfer Day!

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Continue your studies by earning your Bachelor's degree in the College of Visual and Performing Arts. Meet professors, explore studios, visit classes, tour campus, and participate in a portfolio review and audition. Learn about careers and hear stories of successful alumni. Bring your transcripts to discuss credit transfers.

8:30 a.m.

Registration, Atrium Lobby, Sharadin Arts Building
9:00 a.m. Welcome, Schaeffer 114
9:05 a.m. Admissions and Financial Aid
9:30 a.m. Worried you'll be a starving artist if you major in art or music? Don't be?
10:00 a.m. Information Sessions to learn about majors and coursework
11:00 a.m. Facilities Tours
12:00 p.m.

Portfolio Reviews and Music Auditions (pre-registration required)
Visit Classes-Sharadin Arts Building, Rickenbach Learning Center, Old Main, Schaeffer Auditorium

1:00 p.m.

Campus Tours-meet at Schaeffer Auditorium Lobby

Should you have questions about portfolio requirements or auditions, please contact your program of study directly.

Applied Digital Arts (animation and game art) or Studio Art (fine arts) 610-683-4540
Art Education or Crafts 610-683-4520
Communication Design (graphic design) 683-683-4530
Music, Music Performance, Music Education, Commercial Music 610-683-4550

No portfolio review or audition is required for admission to these majors: Art History; Cinema, Television and Media Production; Communication Studies; Social Media Theory and Strategy.

Register online for this event

Registration closes two days prior to the event. If you miss the deadline, please consider attending as a walk-in registrant. Arrive at the VPA Open House before 9:00 a.m. to complete the registration card.

Apply to KU during this event and have your $35 admission application waived! Admissions personnel will be available to answer questions regarding the application process, programs of study, and transfer credits.

Should you have questions about the day's activities, please contact Deb Mengel at or 610-683-4500.