Story: Sep 11, 2014
Two CIA grads commissioned for CWRU public art works
CIA Exhibition: Aug 28, 2014
2014 Faculty Exhibition
Story: Sep 10, 2014
Painting chair curates exhibition exploring art, materials
Events: Sep 06, 2014
Mizoguchi's Greatest Decade
Social: about 16 hours ago via Facebook
What's the best way to learn about the Cleveland Institute of Art? Take a tour of our campus, which is located in the heart of University Circle. More info. her...
Story: Sep 02, 2014
CIA ingenuity will be on display at arts and technology fest...
Events: Sep 19, 2014
Lunch On Fridays: Marc Petrovic
Story: Aug 27, 2014
New residence hall welcomes first-year students in comfort, ...
Events: Sep 27, 2014
Filmmaker and author John Waters to present one-man show
Blog: Sep 17, 2014
9/18-21: Polyester, Ivory Tower, Policeman & more!
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Applying to college can be a daunting task. That’s why at the 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.
Click here to start your online application.
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 application at the link above!
May 16, 2014
Six winners really going places with thanks to endowed awards more
Visiting artists, exhibitions, conference and symposia exploring socially engaged art.
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