Admissions Timeline

Contact the Admissions Office (info at right) for answers to questions not addressed below.

  • November 1 -- 2018 application available.

  • October 1 -- First day to submit 2018 FAFSA applications to the U.S. Department of Education.

  • January 10 -- Priority application deadline for all graduate programs. Applications received after January will be reviewed individually on a rolling basis.

  • February 1 -- Application reviews begin.

  • March 15 -- Notification of admissions decisions and scholarships begin to roll out. Financial aid award notices mailed to qualifying admitted applicants.

  • April -- Admitted applicants are invited to campus for various spring events.

  • April 15 -- MFA in Comics candidates must notify CCA of their intent to enroll and submit their $500 nonrefundable deposit.
     
  • May 1 -- All other graduate candidates must notify CCA of their intent to enroll and submit their $500 nonrefundable deposit.

(Note: Applicants who deposit after May 1 cannot be guaranteed placement in the program.)