VPA Open Houses

Join us for a College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Open House! Learn about programs of study, meet faculty, visit classes, and tour state-of-the-art facilities.

THE NEXT VPA OPEN HOUSE WILL BE on wednesday, november 2, 2022.

Register Now!


8:30 a.m.

Registration, Schaeffer Auditorium (East Side Entrance-Door 12)

Refreshments, Schaeffer Auditorium Lobby

9:00 a.m. Dean's Welcome 
9:20 a.m. Admissions and Financial Aid, Q & A
10:00 a.m. Information sessions to learn about majors in Visual Arts, Music, Cinema & Communication
11:00 a.m.

CVPA Building Tours

Visual Arts - Sharadin Art Building

Cinema, Television & Media – Rickenbach Learning Center

Communication Studies – Rickenbach Learning Center

Music - Schaeffer Auditorium

11:00 am.to 3p.m.

Visit Classes-Sharadin Arts Building, Rickenbach Learning Center, Old Main, Schaeffer Auditorium

Equipment Cage-Sharadin 115
IDEA Studio 2D-Sharadin 103
IDEA Studio 3D-Sharadin 106/107

12:00 p.m.

Music Auditions – Old Main Georgian Room

Pre-registration Required - High School Seniors Only

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.

Communication Design (Graphic Design), Art, Applied Digital Arts (Animated Arts) 610-683-4530 email
Art Education 610-683-4520 email
Music, Music Performance, Music Education, Commercial Music, Music Business 610-683-4550 email

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

If you can't make it to the Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Open House, see if you can attend one of the other open house dates offered by the Office of Admissions.