open houses 2014
In the fall, prospective students and their families will have the opportunity to meet the President of the College, the Chair of each undergraduate department being showcased that day, current SVA students, and representatives from Admissions, Financial Aid, Residence Life and Student Affairs. During the event, tours of the undergraduate departments and housing facilities will be offered. In the afternoon, Admissions will present on portfolio development for admission and scholarship consideration. The event will run from 9am to 3pm and begins at the SVA Theatre.
Fall 2014 Open House Dates
Film & Video; Fine Arts; Photography
Advertising; Animation; Design
Cartooning; Computer Art, Computer Animation & Visual Effects; Fine Arts; Illustration; Interior Design; Visual & Critical Studies
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
9:00am-9:30am: Check-in and Breakfast
9:30am-10:00am: Welcome Session at SVA Theatre (333 W 23rd Street)
10:00am-11:30am: Department Presentations and student panel
11:30am-3:00pm: Info Fair with Admissions, Financial Aid, Student Affairs and VASA
12:00pm-3:00pm: Housing Tours and Studio Tours
1:00pm-1:45pm: Portfolio & Application Prep Presentation A
1:30pm-2:30pm: Financial Aid Workshop
2:00pm-2:45pm: Portfolio & Application Prep Presentation B
Although portfolio reviews are not offered at this event, we do review portfolios by appointment in our office and at a number of other events on and off campus. Go to sva.edu/visit for more information.
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