Apply to CCAD

Want to change the world through art and design? Start here.

Whether you’re setting out to study photography, film, illustration, fashion, industrial design or any of our other great programs, your first step is to apply to CCAD. Our CCAD admissions team is here to help you make the application and financial aid processes — as well as your move to campus — as easy as possible. Just choose your enrollment type below to find the appropriate CCAD application form for you. (Make sure to include everything required to apply. Only when we’ve received all required material is your application complete.)

MFA application deadline: Feb. 1, 2021

Early Application: Dec. 1, 2020 & Priority Application: Feb. 1, 2021

Want to know the minute our application goes live? Hit the button below to give us your email address, we'll notify you by email when the application is available! 


Undergraduate (Bachelor of Fine Arts) CCAD application

Apply for first-year or transfer admission for the fall or spring term. All admissions requirements can be found here. Learn more about CCAD Undergraduate Programs.

Graduate (Master of Fine Arts) CCAD application

Graduate admissions requirements can be found here. Learn more about our Master of Fine Arts.


Have a question? Email