The University of the Arts seeks intelligent, talented and highly motivated students who will both benefit from and contribute to the UArts experience. Our admission process is carefully selective and our staff is friendly and supportive. We look forward to the chance to meet you and to offer any assistance you may require as you learn more about the University of the Arts.
Choosing the Right University
It's one of the most important decisions an individual - and a family - will ever face. Whether you're into the stage or the page, crafts or canvas, the web or the barre, your creativity can be the pathway to an incredible career.
Will I Belong Here?
The people who apply to the University of the Arts are creative thinkers who want to do what they love alongside other aspiring artists, designers, dancers, musicians, writers, media-makers, craftspeople and innovators.
What If I Have a Question?
We are committed to supporting prospective students throughout the admission process. Our Admissions counselors are ready to answer your questions.
What's New in Admissions?
Registration for the University's Fall Undergraduate Open House is now open! Fall Open House is on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 9 am to 4 pm. We hope to see you there!
Fall Campus Tours are currently underway, Monday through Friday at 11 am and 1 pm. Join us for a tour to see our vibrant Center City campus, meet students and faculty, and learn more about the admissions process.
Need some portfolio preparation pointers? The Office of Admissions will be hosting a Preliminary Portfolio Review Day on Saturday, November 16, 2013 from 9 am to 12 pm. Counselors and faculty will be available to review portfolios in progress and offer feedback and advice. Registration is required; please call 215-717-6049 to make an appointment.