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As of Monday, March 23, all Pre-College Saturday spring classes are canceled as part of the city and state government’s effort to minimize the impact of COVID-19. Current students and parents should monitor their email for updates and details. Staff are currently working remotely. Please direct all questions and inquiries to precollege@uarts.edu.


Pre-College provides enrichment opportunities in visual arts, performing arts, and creative writing for students in  grades 1 - 12  through programs that foster exploration and embolden students to think creatively and work collaboratively.

Summer Institute (9-12)

A dynamic summer program for creative high school students passionate about visual arts, performance, and writing.

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Saturday School (9-12)

College-level courses designed for high school students in grades 9-12.

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Saturday Arts Lab (1-8)

Creative learning opportunities in visual arts for students in grades 1-8.

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Pre-College Programs
211 S. Broad St, Terra Hall 910
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 717 - 6430