Admitted undergraduate students and their families are invited to attend CCA's Admitted Student Day event. This event spans both campuses and offers an insider's view of California College of the Arts.
Spend the day with other admitted students as well as CCA faculty, alumni, and staff to learn more about being a part of the CCA community!
San Francisco Campus
9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m
Campus tour repeated at 10:30 and 11:00 a.m.
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.: Financial Aid Counseling
9:00: Check in (1111 Eighth Street)
9:15-10:00 a.m.: Welcome to CCA
President Stephen Beal, Vice President for Enrollment Management Sheri McKenzie, Provost Melanie Corn, and alumni Pechakucha: Allati El Henson (Graphic Design 2012), Shawn HibmaCronan (Sculpture and Furniture 2009), Rachel Yu (Architecture 2010)
Campus tour includes the following 30-minute demonstration: Hybrid Lab, Painting/Drawing, Architecture/Interior Design, Rapid Prototype, Film, and Fashion Design.
10:10-10:40 a.m.: Demo 1
A. Rapid Prototyping
B. Architecture/Interior Design Open Studio
C. Fashion - Tissue Paper Dress Design
D. Film - Green Screen Cyclorama
10:50-11:20 a.m.: Demo
A. Architecture/Interior Design Open Studio
B. Fashion - Tissue Paper Dress Design
C. Film - Green Screen Cyclorama
D. Hybrid Lab
11:30-noon: Demo 3
A. Materials Exploration
B. Advanced Visualization
C. Architecture/Interior Design Open Studio
D. Fashion - Tissue Paper Dress Design
E. Film - Green Screen Cyclorama
F. Hybrid Lab
Pick up box lunch and proceed to academic program session.
- Noon–1:15 p.m.: Academic program sessions
Enjoy your lunch while learning program-specific information from CCA faculty.
Complimentary shuttle to Oakland campus
1:45 to 3:30 p.m
1:45 p.m.: Shuttle arrival in Oakland
2:00-2:45 p.m.: Program options
. Student workshop: “Creative Intersections: Inside and Outside the Studio” Melanie Corn, Provost and Noki Seekao, Director of Student Affairs
. Financial aid counseling
. Parents panel
. Class visit (CORE)
. Class visit (Interaction Design)
. Shuttle to Webster Hall
. Campus tours
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Residence hall show room open
3:00 p.m.: Dessert on the lawn
3:30 p.m.: Shuttle to San Francisco campus
4:00 p.m.: Visit San Francisco housing: California Street Residences and Harriett Street (optional)
A round-trip shuttle will be provided upon return from the Oakland campus. Separate RSVP required.