CCAD Student Agency

Pick up real-world experience and a paycheck.

The award-winning CCAD Student Agency is an integral part of Columbus College of Art & Design’s Marketing and Communications Department. The Student Agency employs videographers, illustrators, animators, and designers who create projects used by both CCAD and outside clients, including Experience Columbus and The Short North Alliance, and the Greater Columbus Arts Council. Student Agency employees get a head start into the professional world and an opportunity to have an influence on the impact that CCAD make in the world. Members of the Student Agency get to work directly with clients, provide creative direction on collaborative projects, and have access to CSCA members-only events.

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all for art illustration alma
microsite design
admissions campaign design
artists dream
national portfolio day branding
one eight six design
graduate studies viewbook
acceptance pack design
short north installment
filmfest design
connections illustration
npd mural
college preview books



American Advertising Award – Gold
Online/Interactive+websites/Microsites –

American Advertising Award – Gold
Cross Platform + Integrated Brand Identity Campaign – Columbus International Film Festival

American Advertising Award – Gold
Sales and Marketing + Collateral Material / Book Design – CCAD Viewbook

American Advertising Award – Silver
Elements of Advertising + Art Direction / Campaign – CCAD Survival Guide

American Advertising Award – Silver
Film, Video, & Sound + Online Film, Video & Sound Campaign – CCAD Stories: Conor Heisler

CSCA Creative Best Award -  Award of Merit
Category: Environmental – Art Paths

CSCA Creative Best Award -  Award of Merit
Category: Video – CCAD Stories: Chelsea Funk


CSCA Creative Best Award - Award of Merit
Category: Environmental – Thrive Mural

CSCA Creative Best Award -  Award of Merit
Category: Print Commercial – CCAD Viewbook


Ampersand Emporium




Ampersand Emporium is Columbus College of Art & Design’s one-stop shop for all things CCAD pride. From T-shirts to temporary tattoos, to all things alumni, this shop carries swag designed and conceived by the creative minds from the CCAD Student Agency. Check out the collection on