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Visiting Cornish College

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Visit our beautiful campus located in downtown Seattle and learn why students choose Cornish College of the Arts to pursue their artistic talents.

Prospective Student Campus Visits

This visit experience will give prospective students the opportunity to learn more about our admission process, auditions/portfolio reviews, and financial aid. Students can tour our campus and residence hall with a program-specific Admission Counselor. To schedule a campus visit, please use the form below. If you need an alternate date or time, contact our Office Coordinator, Randy Wood, at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 206.726.5110.

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General Open House

Prospective Students

This event is designed for prospective high school juniors and seniors and transfer students.

This visit experience will give prospective students the opportunity to learn more about our Visual and Performing Art Programs, our admission and financial aid processes, and audition/portfolio review guidelines. Students will also tour our campus and residence hall with a program-specific Admission Counselor and/or current student.

Please click on the date below to RSVP for this event. 

Saturday, March 25 10:00 am - 1:00 pm          Sunday, May 7 Noon - 3:00 pm

Transfer Students

This event is designed for current college students who are looking to transfer to Cornish. Transfer applicants have distinct needs as you consider changing colleges.

  • Bring your transcripts for analysis and see what classes can transfer
  • Bring your portfolio for coaching
  • Meet with an admission counselor to go over audition/portfolio requirements
  • Meet with a Financial Aid Adviser.

Please click on a date below to RSVP for this event. These events run from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm so drop in whenever it is convenient for you!

Wednesday, February 22          Wednesday, March 1          

Wednesday, March 22           Wednesday, April 5

Audition & Portfolio Review Weekend

This event is designed for current high school and transfer applicants who wish to complete the portfolio review/audition requirement for admission to Cornish College of the Arts.

This extended visit experience will not only give you the opportunity to audition or have your portfolio reviewed, but will also give you the chance to hear straight from our esteemed faculty about your program of choice, attend a presentation on financial aid, receive a campus and residence hall tour from a program-specific Admission Counselor and/or current student, and even dine in Nellie's Cafe! Students who stay until Monday will be able to observe a class or participate in a workshop with faculty.

Accepted Student Day

This event is designed specifically for first year and transfer students who have been admitted for the Fall 2017 semester.

This visit experience will include a welcome by the academic leaders of the college, curriculum updates and what’s new at Cornish for 2017, as well as the opportunity to meet current students, faculty and alumni! Complimentary tickets for performances, senior art studio tours and residence hall tours will also be available.

Click the date below to RSVP

Saturday, April 15 10:00 am - 1:00 pm