Attend an Open House at the Cleveland Institute of Art and experience a day designed specifically for students and families interested in learning more about CIA.
Tour our studios and classrooms. Speak with CIA students and see the work of current and former students. Meet with our admissions counselors and staff who can answer your questions about admission requirements and financial aid opportunities, and give you advice on preparing your portfolio.
Our fall and spring Open Houses fill up quickly, so register early. Our next Open House will take place in fall 2015. You can also contact us to schedule an individually tailored visit.
8:45am: Registration + light breakfast
9:30–10:30am: Welcome session
10:30am–1:30pm: Self-guided tours
10:30am–1:30pm: Lunch at University Circle vendors
12:30pm: Financial aid presentation
1:00pm: Admissions and portfolio prep presentation
Located east of downtown Cleveland, our campus is easily reached by car, bus, or train. Our main two buildings, the George Gund Building and the Joseph McCullough Center for the Visual Arts, are located at 11141 East Boulevard and 11610 Euclid Avenue.
The area hosts an array of lodging choices, ranging from large hotel chains near the airport and in downtown Cleveland to small inns and historic mansions closer to campus. Click here to download a list of lodging selections or click here to view a Google map.