Admissions Events

Undergraduate Visit Opportunities

March 10–April 18

San Francisco and Oakland Campus

March Madness, is a time when the doors to CCA open wide, and we welcome prospective students, admitted students, and family members to visit our San Francisco and Oakland campuses.

Participate in the many visit opportunities to learn about the college, our academic programs, and our dynamic community.

Come spend your spring break at CCA!

Junior Portfolio Reviews

Juniors are welcomed to participate in a portfolio review with an undergraduate Enrollment Counselor. Appointment opportunities are available on both the San Francisco and Oakland campuses.

Select “Undergraduate Portfolio Reviews” between March 10 and April 18 to view and register for available appointments in our online calendar.

Appointments

Prospective students who wish to discuss their particular needs involved in the transition to college are welcomed to schedule an appointment with an undergraduate enrollment counselor.

Appointment opportunities are available on both the San Francisco and Oakland campuses.

Select “Undergraduate Admission Appointment” to view and register for available appointments in our online calendar.

Class Visits

Prospective students can sit in on a variety of courses offered during March Madness. Class visit opportunities cover a broad range of studio majors and humanities and science courses on each campus. RSVP is required.

Select “Undergraduate Classroom Visit” between March 10 and April 18 to view and RSVP for available courses in our online calendar.

Note: Courses are added daily. Check the calendar often for updated classroom visit opportunities.

Campus Tours

Undergraduate tours of the San Francisco and Oakland campuses are available Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. on the Oakland campus and at 1:30 p.m. on the San Francisco campus.

Campus tours are approximately one hour in length and are often led by a current CCA student or enrollment counselor.

Select “Undergraduate Campus Tours” to view and register for available tour times in our online calendar.

Saturday Campus Tours

On Saturday, March 15, and Saturday, March 22, we'll host tours of both CCA campuses.

  • Participants begin on the Oakland campus at 9 a.m. with an undergraduate enrollment counselor-led information session, followed by a student-led campus tour.
  • Following the Oakland visit, all participants will board a free campus shuttle to participate in a San Francisco campus tour. The shuttle will return to Oakland at 1 p.m.

RSVP is required. Register by selecting your preferred date (see links above).

Studio Demonstrations

Take a peek inside the studios on both campuses. Studio managers and faculty open their studios to host a “how does that work?” demo of the various processes, tools, and digital equipment used in a variety of different studio programs.

Select “Studio Demonstrations” between March 10 and April 18  to view and register for available times in our online calendar.

Information Sessions

Immediately following the campus tours, undergraduate enrollment counselors will lead a general undergraduate information session that allows visitors to learn more about CCA, ask questions, and benefit from the input of a larger group.

Information sessions are held Monday and Friday:

  • 11 a.m. (Oakland campus)
  • 2:30 p.m. (San Francisco)

Virtual Information Sessions

Can't make it to campus? Participate in an online information session with an undergraduate enrollment counselor. Listen to a presentation and participate in a Q&A session happening in “real time."

Select “Virtual Information Session” to view and register for available info session times in our online calendar.

Drop-In Financial Aid Visits

The Office of Financial Aid will be available for drop-in appointments with a financial aid counselor on both the San Francisco and Oakland campus every Monday and Friday during March. No RSVP is required.

Skype Call-Ins (International Students)

International students are encouraged to contact the Enrollment Services Office Monday through Friday at 8:30 a.m., 10 a.m., and 4:30 p.m. (PST).

General inquiries and current applicants are encouraged to participate. Skype: cca.admission