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Graduate New Student Receptions

Please join SAIC faculty, staff, and alumni at a special reception for incoming graduate students. These casual receptions allow you the opportunity to meet other admitted students—the peers with whom you will be sharing your graduate experience. SAIC faculty members and staff will also be in attendance to answer your questions about our curriculum, exhibition opportunities, and other resources.

Light refreshments will be served.

United States

New York
Saturday, March 23, 2019
5:00–7:00 p.m.
Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Pl.
New York, NY 10012

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Los Angeles
Saturday, March 23, 2019
6:00–8:00 p.m.
LACE: Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions
6522 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

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International

Beijing
Saturday, March 16, 2019
12:00-2:00 p.m.
Hilton Beijing Wangfujing
8 Wangfujing East St.
Beijing, China 100006

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Shanghai
Sunday, March 17, 2019
12:00-2:00 p.m.
Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai
500 Wei Hai Rd. 
Shanghai, China 200041

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Hong Kong
Thursday, March 21, 2019
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Peking Garden
Shop B1, Basement 1
Alexandra House
Central Hong Kong

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Taipei
Saturday, March 23, 2019
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Grand Hyatt Taipei
2, SongShou Road
Taipei, Taiwan, 11051

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Seoul
Sunday, March 24, 2019
4:00-5:30 p.m.
Grand Hyatt Seoul
322, Sowol-ro
Yongsan-gu
Seoul, 04347, Korea

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New Delhi
Saturday, March 23, 2019
11-1 p.m.
LaLit New Delhi
Connaught Place, 
Barakhamba Ave.
New Delhi, 110001, India

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Mumbai
Sunday, March 24, 2019
11-1 p.m.
JW Marriott Mumbai Juhu
Juhu Tara Road
Juhu, Mumbai, 400049, India

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Chicago New Student Day & MFA Exhibition Preview

Friday, April 26, 2019
4:00–7:00 p.m.

LeRoy Neiman Center
37 S. Wabash Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60603

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We invite you to our campus to meet with faculty, departmental staff, and other admitted students—the peers with whom you will be sharing your graduate experience. You will also have an opportunity to speak with a financial aid counselor and tour our campus.

And, of course, spend the evening celebrating with your peers, representatives from your department, and this year’s graduating MFA class at their opening night exhibition.

Please join us by participating in this culmination of dedication and interdisciplinary exploration as you begin your own at SAIC.

Chicago New Student Day & Design Exhibition Preview

Details TBA

Please join us for the opening of SAIC Design, an exhibition of graduate thesis work in Architecture, Interior Architecture, Designed Objects, and Fashion at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Admissions welcomes you to meet students and faculty and tour the exhibition, and to attend the opening reception. Staff will also be in attendance to answer your questions about our curriculum, exhibition opportunities, and other resources.

Around earlier in the day? Public Critiques in Architecture, Interior Architecture and Designed Objects take place in the gallery from 9-4pm. Graduate Admissions will also be offering a campus tour at 1:30 p.m.

We look forward to welcoming you to our community of emerging artists, designers, and visual scholars this fall.


Questions?

If you have any questions, submit the online Ask Us a Question form or feel free to contact the Admissions office directly:

Toll free: 800.232.7242
Main office phone: 312.629.6100
Fax: 312.629.6101
Email: gradmiss@saic.edu