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Each academic year, Ringling College hosts a variety of events, both on- and off-campus, for prospective students and their families. Be sure to check this page often, and click on "join our mailing list" to receive updated information and invitations.
Spring Preview Day
Saturday, February 14
10:00 - 2:30
Preview Day is an opportunity for prospective students to get in-depth, insider information about our majors and life on campus from the people who know us best - our faculty and students! You'll also learn about careers in art and design, financial aid, portfolio preparation, and much more. Highlights of the day include:
Check in: 9:30 - 11:00
Student Activities Fair
Open Houses in the Majors - visit with faculty and students in their studios and labs, and see artwork being created.
Financial Aid presentation
Portfolio Preparation presentation
Student artwork exhibitions
Accepted Student Day
An invitation-only event for accepted students.
"Discover Ringling" Info Sessions
Discover Ringling events are special information sessions for prospective students. You'll learn about Ringling’s majors, careers in art and design, how to apply, and how to create, edit and submit your portfolio.
We will discuss the application process and share tips on portfolio preparation using examples submitted by high school students. Individual portfolio reviews will not be available at these events. RSVP is required. Check back for upcoming events.
National Portfolio Days provide opportunities for students who are interested in studying art or design to meet with representatives from NASAD-accredited colleges from throughout North America. They are held in major cities each academic year, beginning in September and ending in January. All are free and open to the public. RSVP is not required.
For detailed information about National Portfolio Days, including specific locations and times, please visit http://portfolioday.net/2014-15-schedule
- Miami, FL – Sat., January 24
- Sarasota, FL – Ringling College of Art and Design – Sun., January 25. (See details and registration info at top of page.)