Is there an age limit for CalArts?
If a student is under the age of 18, CalArts is required to contact a parent or guardian. If a student is over the age of 18, CalArts is required to contact the emergency contact identified by the student to the Institute.
Is it too late to apply to CalArts?
Priority Undergraduate Application Deadline – Wednesday December 1st 2021 11:59 PM PST. The priority deadline at CalArt IS NOT early decision.
How difficult is it to get into CalArts?
The acceptance rate at California Institute of the Arts is 23%. For every 100 applicants, 23 are admitted. This means the school is very selective. If you meet California Institute of the Arts’s requirements for GPA, SAT/ACT scores, and other components of the application, you have a great shot at getting in.
Is it worth going to CalArts?
California Institute of the Arts is a well-raounded school that gives many opportunities for their students. Although expenses make it difficult for students to flourish and to afford. Overall, it is a good school that many would be lucky to go to and learn from, but few are able to due to affordability.
Does CalArts have dorms?
The Institute offers housing in two separate units: Chouinard Hall for undergraduate students and Ahmanson Hall for third- and fourth-year undergraduate and graduate students.
How long does it take to hear back from CalArts?
The notification period for the admission decision will be approximately March 1 through early April for students that applied by the regular deadline.
How competitive is CalArts?
Admissions is competitive as the CalArts acceptance rate is 25%. Popular majors include Cinematography and Video Production, Acting, and Studio Arts.
What does CalArts look for?
We are looking for personal work that gives us a sense of who you are as an artist, rather than academic work. Please do not include generic class assignments (i.e. technical exercises, figure/life drawing, still life drawings). CalArts does not offer a program in Illustration.