As a first-time freshman or transfer student, you get all your new student business out of the way at StART. When you come to Fall Orientation in August, you'll be ready to learn about living and learning at Cleveland Institute of Art.
StART is CIA's mandatory, online summer program for all incoming first-year and transfer students. Using CIA's online student portal system, myCIA, students will have an opportunity to view videos, download resources, and submit vital paperwork to the school. Best part, students can do this at their leisure and from the comfort of their own home!
Using StART online, you will:
For students who are living on campus:
For commuter students:
Associate Director of Student Life
216.421.7430 | Contact
|Submit tuition deposit||May 1|
|Submit housing deposit & application||May 1|
Wondering what materials you might need for the first day of class? Be prepared and read our recommended list of art supplies.
View CIA's summer building hours.