Claremont Graduate University’s MFA program requires a high degree of capability and commitment. Applicants must hold a bachelors degree from an accredited college or university or a diploma from a four-year accredited professional art school before beginning the MFA program.
HOW TO APPLY
DEADLINE: February 1 (Fall Admission); December 14 (Spring Admission)
- Application Form & Fee ($80)
Apply Online or by downloading our paper-based Application Packet.
Please upload 15 images of recent artwork on SlideRoom. Performance and/or video artists may submit work that is no longer than 3 minutes in length.
- Artist Statement
One-page (approximately 500 words) that addresses influences, interests, and current direction.
- Letters of Recommendation (3)
May be submitted via the online application directly by your recommenders; if your recommenders will not be submitting online, please review the guidelines.
- Official Transcript
From every college or university attended, more information here.