Story: Mar 03, 2015
Ceramics designers learned skills and gained confidence at C...
Events: Jan 19, 2015 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland in Cleveland, OH
CIA Freshman Mail Art at MOCA
Story: Feb 18, 2015
CIA students create appealing designs for co-working space
CIA Exhibition: Feb 13, 2015
69th Annual Student Independent Exhibition
Social: about 19 hours ago via Facebook
CIA 1991 grad, and our 2015 commencement speaker Brian Michael Bendis dishes on Spider-Man and The Avengers in this article from The Plain Dealer.
Story: Jan 09, 2015
Time-lapse video shows completion of major construction on n...
Events: Feb 24, 2015
CIA Financial Aid Nights
Story: Nov 03, 2014
CIA video shows off new Uptown Residence Hall
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At Cleveland Institute of Art we believe very strongly in providing a personal approach at this most important time of your life.
We encourage you to contact us early in your college search so we can help you prepare the best possible application. Our admissions counselors will answer any questions you have and confirm whether your application and portfolio meet our submission requirements.
Make sure to visit us! We welcome the opportunity to meet you and review your portfolio in person. When you visit, you can tour our campus, meet our faculty artists, and see our students at work in their own studio spaces.
When you are ready to apply, start your online application here.
A complete CIA application is much more than the online form—it also includes transcripts, your portfolio, and more. Make sure to review the relevant pages below for important details. Then start your online application!
Completing your application by March 2 ensures consideration for all scholarships and grants offered by CIA, and allows you to learn about your admissions decision and potential financial aid as early as possible.
August 18, 2014
Princeton Review releases its 2015 "Best Colleges" list more