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Take Academy of Art University Classes Online Over the Summer (for free)

You are eligible to apply for this summer semester scholarship as long as you are a freshman, sophomore, or junior in high school!

(Make sure to read all the way to the bottom for steps to get started!)

Pre-College Art Experience


· Choose up to 4 classes from our list of 50+

· Take classes online OR onsite

· Earn college credit

· Begin building your skills AND your portfolio!


· Application - free (covered by a scholarship from Academy of Art University)

· Tuition - free (covered by a scholarship from Academy of Art University)

· Supplies- depends on what class(es) you choose (out of pocket)

· Housing - optional, please inquire for more details (out of pocket)


#1. Create portfolio work!

Many scholarships and universities require a portfolio for acceptance or additional funding.

#2. Get a better understanding of the major(s) of your interest.

Find out if you actually like it!

#3. Earn 1 college credit per Pre-College class!

Classes (with a grade of C or better) are guaranteed to transfer in to Academy of Art University if you take at least 3 Pre-College classes. They will count at 3 elective credits. You can earn up to 6 elective credits with this program.

#4. This is a scholarship program.

The scholarship covers the cost of the application and tuition.

Steps to get started:

1) Review general details and dates here:

2) Search for Classes:

IMPORTANT- Make sure to select the following in the far right column of the Course Catalog:

- Pre-College

- Onsite or Online (depending on your preference)

- Summer 2016

- Then press the blue SEARCH button – you will see the classes below.

3) Apply for free here:

4) Last step, call one of our Pre-Admissions Advisors to complete your registration once you submit your Pre-College Application. The number is 415-618-8203.

Hurry, classes are filling up!

We look forward to speaking with you and your parents.


Pre-Admissions Department

Academy of Art University

79 New Montgomery St | San Francisco, CA 94105

Toll Free: 800-544-2787

Direct Phone: 415-618-8203 | Fax: 415-618-6287

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