What is the Summer Pre-College Art Experience?

  • A six-week intensive program offering up to four classes either online or in San Francisco
  • Get a glimpse into college life, meet other young artists and explore a variety of art & design fields
  • A non-refundable/non-transferable $525 processing fee applies
  • Students must be entering high school as a sophomore, junior or senior year in the fall

Note: Students staying in campus housing must take four on-campus classes (only available in summer). Additional fees apply.

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Upcoming Program Dates: Summer 2014

June 14, 2014 Last Day to Apply
June 20, 2014 Move In Day, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
June 21, 2014 Move In Day, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
June 23, 2014 First Day of Classes
June 30, 2014 Last Day to Apply
July 31, 2014 Last Day of Classes
August 2, 2014 Final Exhibition & Hall Closing (Move Out)
Location: 1849 Washington Street (@Van Ness), San Francisco, CA 94109
Time: 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

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Summer Pre-College Art Experience Housing

Students must be at least 16 years old to be eligible for housing during the summer program, but 15-year-olds interested in campus housing may submit two Letters of Reference from a school teacher and from an employer or a non-profit organization where the high school student has done volunteer work.

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Game Design: 3rd Person Chase Camera Shot

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