Visit, Tour, Connect

Whether you're ready to submit an application or just starting to learn about UArts, we invite you to connect with us. UArts offers a range of ways to visit, from on-campus visits and special events, to off-campus sessions with UArts faculty and representatives. Explore the options below, connect with us on social media or call us today for more information.

Attend Open House

Want to learn what the University of the Arts is all about, and see everything we have to offer? There's no better way to get to know UArts than by attending one of our Open Houses! Undergraduate and Graduate Open Houses are held throughout the year to give you the opportunity to meet our award-winning faculty, see our lively Center City Philadelphia campus and experience first-hand what life is like as a UArts student. Follow the links below for information on our upcoming Open Houses. We hope to see you here soon!

Saturday Portfolio Review, Audition & Interview Days

Complete your audition, portfolio review or interview, tour our campus, and get your admissions questions answered all in one Saturday. We are delighted to offer Portfolio Review, Audition & Interview Days to applicants, prospective students and their families.

Get all the details about our Portfolio Review, Audition & Interview dates.

Schedule a Campus Visit

Prospective students and their families are invited to join a campus tour and information session, or to schedule a preliminary portfolio review or interview year-round. Campus tours are geared towards high school students (9-12 grade) and current college students considering enrolling in an Undergraduate or Pre-College Summer Institute program. Those interested in planning a visit to UArts for younger audiences should inquire separately to Graduate student tours are also scheduled separately, and interested students should contact us directly at or 215-717-6049 to arrange a visit.

  • To learn more and to register for a campus tour and information session, please visit our Campus Tours page.
  • To schedule a preliminary portfolio review or interview, please contact the Office of Admissions at 800-616-2787 ext. 6049. A preliminary review is not required for admission.

Off-Campus Events & Fairs

Since it's not always possible for you to visit us, the University of the Arts sends its representatives around the country to participate in a variety of off-campus events, including National Portfolio Days and Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs.

We're currently compiling our list of upcoming off-campus events & fairs. Please check back soon to see when our admissions counselors, faculty or alumni will be visiting a town near you.

See a UArts Show

Experience firsthand the work of our students, faculty and alumni by seeing an exhibition, lecture, film or performance.

Meet Your Counselor

Admissions Counselors at the University of the Arts are here to help guide you through the application process and provide information about our school and its programs. Learn more about our team of Admissions Counselors.

Need Help? Contact Us:

Toll-Free : 800-616-2787 or 215-717-6049

Office of Admissions
The University of the Arts
320 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102-9762

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