Portfolio Requirements

YOUR SUCCESS IN OUR PROGRAMS IS IMPORTANT TO US

For some majors, a portfolio is a required step in the admissions process. The purpose of the portfolio submission is to evaluate your development as a creator and assess your ability to thrive in the program you've selected. We are looking for evidence of enthusiasm for the kind of work each major requires along with some of the basic technical and cognitive skills you'll need to succeed in our fast-moving curriculum.

The following majors require a portfolio submission:

All portfolio submissions will be reviewed by the faculty of each respective major.

NOTE: Portfolio requirements below are students applying for 2018 admission. 

MajorPortfolio RequirementMore InformationSubmit Your Portfolio
Creative Media (BFA) A new creative piece in response to a given theme, 5 additional work samples and a personal statement Details Slideroom
Filmmaking (BFA)
1 video or movie sample (up to 5 min) OR 1 script (3-5 pages) and photos Details Slideroom
Game Art & Animation (BS) Art portfolio consisting of 3 required drawings and examples of traditional and/or digital creative work Details Slideroom
Game Design (BS) Create a simple board game based on a specific theme Details Slideroom
Graphic Design & Digital Media (BFA)
Art portfolio consisting of 5 artistic pieces or images AND art narrative Details Slideroom