Undergraduate Fall Preview Day

October 26, 2013 9:00 am–4:30 pm

This event takes place on both campuses: Oakland and San Francisco.

Preview Day at CCA begins in the morning on the Oakland campus and moves to the San Francisco campus that afternoon.

Prospective students can tour studios, meet faculty and current students, and view student work. Admission and financial aid information will be available.


8:45-10 a.m.
Campus tours

9-10 a.m.
Check-in and portfolio reviews

10-10:45 a.m.
Campus welcome

11-11:30 a.m.
First-year experience, transferring your credit, applying for spring 2014

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Housing open house (Clifton Hall only)

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Campus tours, Macky Hall (departing every 15 minutes)
Studio visits with faculty
Animation, Ceramics, Community Arts, Glass, Jewelry / Metal Arts, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Textiles, Visual Studies, and Writing and Literature

12:30-1 p.m.
First-year admission and financial aid, transfer / second degree admission

1:15 p.m.
Board shuttle to San Francisco campus (limited seating available*)

San Francisco

2-2:30 p.m.
Campus tours

2:30-3:15 p.m.
Campus welcome

3:15-4 p.m.
Studio visits with faculty
Architecture, Fashion Design, Film, Furniture, Graphic Design, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interaction Design, Interior Design, Painting/Drawing

3:15-4 p.m.
Campus tours

3:15-4:30 p.m.
Portfolio review

4:00-4:30 p.m.
First-year admission and financial aid, transfer / second degree admission (East 2)

4:30 p.m.
Board bus for return to Oakland campus (limited seating available*)

Please allow yourself time to find parking on either campus, as on-campus parking is limited.

Current high school seniors who have submitted an RSVP may have an opportunity to receive a portfolio review.

RSVP recommended »

For additional admissions events, see our Admissions Events calendar.

* Shuttle service between campuses will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.