In the Heart of Seattle

Visit Cornish

Cornish has been a leader of the creative side of Seattle for over 100 years.

Our urban campus is in the midst of creative agencies, architecture and design firms, and nonprofits, and walking distance from creative spaces for art and culture.

You will find Cornish students, alumni, faculty, and staff creating bold, innovative work all over town.

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Attend an Open House

Join us for an unforgettable day of creativity, exploration, and discovery including:

  • Program Showcases: Explore our diverse range of majors through interactive showcases led by our dedicated faculty.
  • Meet the Masters: Engage directly with our accomplished professors, instructors, and current students. Gain insights into our unique approach to teaching and research opportunities.
  • Admissions Insights:  Meet with admissions representatives to answer your questions about every step of the admissions journey so you can apply with confidence.
  • Campus Exploration: Discover our state-of-the-art facilities, including cutting-edge studios, performance spaces, and cozy dormitories through a dynamic guided tour.

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Take a Campus Tour

Cornish offers both virtual and in-person tours. Options include:

  • Online Information Session: Led by a department-specific admission counselor. Learn more about the department, degrees offered, and the application process.
  • Transfer Advising Session: Schedule a 1:1 session to learn more about transferring into Cornish
  • Portfolio Coaching Session: Visual artists are invited to schedule a 30-minute session with an admission counselor to review your portfolio and offer coaching and suggestions before you submit it for review.
  • Campus Tours | Live and in-person!

Pre-registration is required for all in-person tours. We cannot accept walk-ins at this time. Masks recommended.

Click Your Subject Below to Schedule a Campus Tour

Find us here:

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Main Campus Center (MCC)
1000 Lenora Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
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Cornish Playhouse
201 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109
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Poncho Hall
710 E Roy St, Seattle, WA 98102
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Cornish Commons
2025 Terry Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
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Questions about your visit options?

Contact an Admissions Counselor

A campus visit gives you the opportunity to learn more about our admission process, auditions/portfolio reviews, and financial aid.

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