Graduate Admissions: Admissions Events
The Office of Admissions at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is dedicated to assisting you through every step of the college selection process. We are interested in getting to know you—your work, your expectations for graduate school, and your ambitions for the future. That’s why we participate in a number of admissions events across the country and internationally.
If you're interested in talking to SAIC faculty or an admissions counselor, as well as getting feedback on your portfolio, save the dates for the events listed below.
Graduate Open House
Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.*–2:00 p.m.
MacLean Ballroom, 112 S. Michigan Ave.
*Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m.
We invite you to meet with faculty, tour the school and our state-of-the-art facilities and learn about the following graduate departments:
- Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects
- Arts Administration and Policy
- Art Education
- Art History, Theory, and Criticism
- Art Teaching
- Art Therapy
- Fashion, Body and Garment
- Historic Preservation
- Low-Residency MFA
- New Arts Journalism
- Visual Communication Design
- Visual and Critical Studies
Graduate SAIC Days
Graduate SAIC Days are opportunities for prospective students to learn more about the curricula, faculty, and application procedures for all our graduate programs.
Graduate Portfolio Days
Graduate Portfolio Days are for prospective students who wish to get critical feedback on their work.