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Open House

UArts Fall Undergraduate Open House is an opportunity for juniors, seniors and transfer students along with their families to learn about all of our programs. Students and families will be able to meet faculty, current students, ask detailed questions and see our facilities. You can attend multiple school presentations, participate in an Admissions Information Session and participate in portfolio review with faculty for visual arts, design and film. 
Students and families can customize their own schedule based on the presentations they are interested in attending. Check-in will take place throughout the day to accommodate all arrival times.

UArts Fall Undergraduate Open House will take place on Saturday, October 15th 2022. See below for a schedule of events and register.

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Schedule of Events:

8:30am - 3:00pm: Check-in at Hamilton Hall, 320 S. Broad Street - All guests must check-in to receive a schedule, map and wristband for secure entry into other buildings.

9:00am - 2:00pm: Various School Presentations

9:00am: School of Theater
        (Acting; Directing, Playwriting and Production; Musical Theater; Theater Design and Technology)
10:00am: School of Dance
11:00am: School of Music
        (Composition; Instrumental Performance; Music Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology; Vocal Performance)
12:00pm: School of Art
        (Art, Creative Writing; Fine Arts; Photography)
1:00pm: School of Design
        (Graphic Design; Illustration; Interaction Design; Product Design)
2:00pm: School of Film
        (Animation; Game Art; Film; Film Design; Screenwriting)

9:30am - 3:30pm: Admissions Information Sessions running every 30 minutes
9:30am - 3:30pm: Tours of our Spruce Residence Hall running every 30 minutes
11:00am - 3:00pm: Portfolio Reviews for Visual Arts, Design, Film and Creative Writing students in Solmssen Court.

Register to attend Fall Open House.

Our campus is currently mask optional however we strongly encourage our guests to wear masks while visiting campus. Masks may still be required in certain classrooms and studio spaces where clear signage will indicate the need for a mask. We ask all of our guests to carry a mask with them and wear it in certain spaces upon request.

If any of your party has experienced any symptoms of COVID-19 in 72 hours leading up to your visit we ask that you stay home in order to keep our community safe and healthy.

If you are a prospective graduate student, learn more about attending our virtual Graduate Information Session.

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