What is the Fall Pre-College Art Experience?

  • A nine-week intensive program offers up to two classes either 1 online and 1 onsite in San Francisco or 2 online.
  • Get a glimpse into university life, meet other young artists, and explore a variety of art and design fields
  • All onsite classes are held on Saturdays from 12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Students must be currently enrolled in high school at the time of the program

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

 

Requirements

  • Students must be currently enrolled in High School. High School seniors graduating in 2018 are not eligible for the Summer 2018 Pre-College Art Experience program but are welcome to apply to undergraduate programs.
  • While international High School students cannot take onsite classes, we welcome them to participate in our online Pre-College Art Experience.

Upcoming Program Dates: Fall 2017

ONSITE Students
September 30, 2017 PCAE Prep Day*
October 7, 2017 First Class Session
October 14, 2017 Last Day to Apply/Change Class Schedule
November 25, 2017 Thanksgiving Break - No Class
December 2, 2017 Last Class Session
December 9, 2017 Final Exhibition
*Mandatory for First Time Onsite students

Explore our other pre-college offerings:

ONLINE Students
September 29, 2017 Student Portal Video Guide*
October 2 - 6, 2017 Online Orientation**
October 7, 2017 First Class Session
October 14, 2017 Last Day to Apply/Change Class Schedule
December 1, 2017 Last Class Session
December 9, 2017 Submit work to PCAEDAILY***
*Video Guide for Students enrolled in at least 1 online class
**Mandatory for First Time Online students (duration: 1 hour)
***Online students can submit artwork to PreAdmissions@academyart.edu to be showcased on our Pre-College Blog: PCAEDAILY.COM

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Fine Art: Miniature Quick Study Trees
 

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