Online Information Sessions


Art School 101: Everything You Need to Know About Applying to Art School

Domestic Students: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 6:30 pm. RSVP

International Students: Thursday, August 17, 2017 7:00 am. RSVP

Applying to an art and design school comes with special considerations. Admissions staff from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will be hosting an online information session to help you learn more about how to apply to an art and design school.

Topics will include:

How to build a portfolio
Different ways to get feedback on your work
SAIC scholarships
Artist's Statements
What it's like to study in Chicago


There will be time after the presentation to ask any questions you may have.


Sweet Home Chicago

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 6:30 pm RSVP
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago is hosting an online information session to help you learn more about living in Chicago as an SAIC student. Join us as we share more about our spectacular city, get tips on the resources available to you, learn about our commitment to safety on campus, and more.

There will be time after the presentation to ask any questions you may have.


Preparing Your Portfolio for Merit Scholarship

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 6:30 pm
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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is hosting an online information session to assist you in preparing your portfolio for admission and merit scholarship consideration. We will be discussing the admission process and providing examples of past merit portfolios.

There will be time after the presentation to ask any questions you may have.


How to Complete the Common Application

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 6:30 pm
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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is hosting an online information session to assist you in preparing your portfolio for admission and merit scholarship consideration. We will be discussing the admission process and providing examples of past merit portfolios.

There will be time after the presentation to ask any questions you may have.


Transferring to SAIC: How to Prepare Your Portfolio

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 6:30 pm

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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is hosting an online information session specifically for students wishing to transfer to SAIC.

We will be covering topics including how to prepare your portfolio for admission and merit scholarship, submitting your application, and specifics about our transfer credit policy.

There will be ample time during and after the presentation for you to ask us your specific questions.


How to Apply for Financial Aid

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 6:30 pm
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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC)'s Student Financial Services office is hosting an online information session to assist you in filling the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), applying for scholarships and identifying other sources of funding, and understanding your award.

There will be time after the presentation to ask any questions you may have.