FAQ

Where will classes be held?

Most classes will be held in historic Kerry Hall, located on the Capitol Hill, or in the College's Main Campus Center located in the the South Lake Union neighborhood of Seattle. Please check the specific course description for location.

Does Cornish have parking?

Cornish College of the Arts has limited parking available on campus during the day. Pick-up and drop-off areas are available as well as parking for performances. Most Cornish buildings are close to Metro stops. If you need other accommodations, such as handicapped parking, please contact us for help at 206-726-5148 or summer@cornish.edu.

Does Cornish have a discrimination policy?

Cornish College of the Arts does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, or physical disability in the employment of faculty and staff, the admission of students, the awarding of scholarship, or the operation of its educational programs and activities.

Is housing available?

Housing is not available for Summer 2018 attendees.

Do you recommend hotels in the area for visiting family?

This list of local accommodations is provided for guests of Cornish. Cornish College of the Arts is not affiliated with any of the listed businesses.

Does Cornish have food service?

Food and beverages are available at the Cornish Café in the Main Campus Center building. There are also a variety of eating options within close walking distance of Kerry Hall on Capitol Hill and the Main Campus Center building on the downtown campus.

Does Cornish cancel classes?

Yes. Cornish College of the Arts cancels courses that do not reach minimum enrollment. The Summer at Cornish office will notify students of any canceled courses and transfers will be honored or full refunds will be given.

When is payment due?

Payment of tuition and fees is due in full at the time of registration.

Can I pay by check?

Yes. Fill out the registration application and mail the form and payment to:

Summer at Cornish
Cornish College of the Arts
1000 Lenora Street
Seattle, WA  98121

What is Cornish’s privacy policy?

The right to privacy as provided by the Buckley Amendment (FERPA) requires that Cornish College of the Arts refrain from disclosing a student’s personal information to a public or private person or agency without prior permission from the student. The College extends privacy rights to non–matriculated and matriculated enrollees and will not sell or otherwise release student names or addresses to third parties. For more information, contact Registration and Records.

Does Cornish offer scholarships?

Yes. Please visit Scholarships.

Does Cornish give refunds?

Students may withdraw from a class and request a refund within the time frames listed by following dates:

  • Courses beginning July 9, no later than June 11
  • Courses beginning July 16, no later than June 18
  • Courses beginning July 23, no later than June 25
  • Courses beginning July 30, no later than July 2
  • Courses beginning August 6, no later than July 9

For further information on how to request a refund or withdraw from a course, contact us