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REGISTRATION BEGINS NOW

The Division of Continuing Education winter/spring 2015 program offers a variety of course schedules to accommodate students. We have courses and workshops that begin throughout the semester. Please refer to individual course listings for dates and times.

THE SEMESTER BEGINS: Monday, January 26

Please refer to each course for detailed information.

Course dates for undergraduate courses for academic credit are listed in the Courses for Undergraduate Credit section of this website. Please refer to each course for detailed information.

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Registration Location and General Requirements

The Registrar's Office is located at:

205 East 23 Street
Telephone: 212.592.2200
Fax: 212.592.2069
E-mail: registrar@sva.edu

The general requirements for registration are as follows: 

  • Students must have a high school diploma or equivalency diploma. 
  • Students under 18 years of age must have the signature of a parent or guardian on their registration form.

 

The Division of Continuing Education has advisors who will help you choose courses that are appropriate to your needs. 

Toll-free telephone: 877.242.7200
Telephone: 212.592.2251
Fax: 212.592.2060
E-mail: ce@sva.edu

Online Registration, Current Students

To register online, go to MySVA at: http://my.sva.edu. View the online bulletin for current listings of courses and their availability.

Online Registration, New Students

To register online, go to sva.edu/ce. Select courses one at a time and click on "register for this course." View the online bulletin for current listings of courses and their availability. 

Fax Registration

You may register by fax with American Express, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa or bank debit card. Please complete the registration form and fax it to: 212.592.2069.

Telephone Registration
  • Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Saturdays (January 24 and January 31), 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

The telephone number for the Registrar's Office is 212.592.2200. Please have course number(s), credit card number and expiration date ready.

In-Person Registration
  • Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Saturdays (January 24 and January 31), 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Please visit the Registrar's Office. Payment may be made by check, money order, American Express, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa or bank debit card. Checks should be made payable to: School of Visual Arts. Unfortunately, we cannot accept cash payments.

Mail Registration

You may mail your completed registration form, with payment enclosed, to:

Registrar's Office
School of Visual Arts
209 East 23 Street
New York, NY 10010-3994

Payment may be made by check, money order, American Express, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa or bank debit card. Checks should be made payable to: School of Visual Arts. Unfortunately, we cannot accept cash payments. NOTE: Due to the possibility of postal delays, we recommend that you register by fax, telephone, online or in person.

Holiday Registration

College offices will be closed from Thursday, December 18, 2014 through Sunday, January 4, 2015.

* During this period, you may complete your registration using our online and fax services, or by mail. 

The Registration Form

Please complete all sections of the registration form, except those indicated "For Office Use."

NOTE: It is the responsibility of all students to make sure that they have fulfilled all course prerequisites (where applicable) prior to registering for courses.

Late Registration

Once a course has begun, you may register with the Registrar's Office in the following ways: by fax, telephone or in person. Courses already in session can be added according to the following schedule:

  • For courses of 10 or more sessions, you must enroll prior to the third class session.
  • For courses of 5 to 9 sessions, you must enroll prior to the second class session.
  • For intensive and weeklong courses of 1 to 5 sessions, you must enroll prior to the first class session.
Registration Cancellation

To withdraw from a course you must notify the Registrar's Office, in writing, of your intention to withdraw. You may do so by e-mailing your withdrawal to dropaddce@sva.edu; by sending written notification via fax or mail; or by completing a withdrawal form, in person, at the Registrar's Office. Failure to complete a course does not constitute official withdrawal, nor does notification to the instructor, nor does lack of attendance, nor does dissatisfaction with a course.

Continuing Education Course Calendar

The semester begins: Monday, January 26, 2015

Please refer to each course for detailed information.

Holiday Schedule Continuing Education Courses
There will be no continuing education classes on:

Monday–Sunday, March 2–8 Spring recess
Friday–Saturday, April 3–4 Passover
Sunday, April 5 Easter

Academic Credit Course Calendar

Please refer to the specific course for information.

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