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We believe there is a right college for each art and design student—a place that provides the right kind of education and support for you as a creative individual.

If you think ArtCenter is a good match, first take a moment to review how to apply for both undergraduate and graduate majors.

When you're ready, our Admissions counselors—practicing artists themselves—are here to guide you through the application process, discuss our portfolio requirements, answer your questions and serve as your Admissions mentors.

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The links below will direct you to our applicant portal where you can create an account and start your application.

Undergraduate Application

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We’re here to answer your questions and serve as your mentors through the application process.

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ArtCenter Hillside Campus
1700 Lida St.
Pasadena, CA 91103
Call Us 626 396-2373
Text Us 626 389-2373