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Otis College of Art and Design 9045 Lincoln Blvd. • Los Angeles, CA 90045

Admission: 310-665-6820; 800-527-OTIS • Financial Aid: 310-665-6880 •

Coed • Four-Year • Specialized College Otis College of Art and Design prepares diverse students of art and design to enrich our world through their creativity, their skill, and their vision. Otis offers an interdisciplinary education for 1,100 students, awarding BFA degrees in advertising, architecture/ landscape/interiors, digital media, fashion design, graphic design, illustration, product design, painting, photography, sculpture/new genres, and toy design; and MFA degrees in fine arts, graphic design, public practice, and writing. Admission Information

Campus Information Academic Calendar Number of Students Average Size of Entering Class Largest UG Degree Programs

Semester System Undergrad: 1,105; Grad: 60 185 Fashion Design; Digital Media Design; Product Design; Communication Arts; Graphic Design; Illustration; Advertising Distance Learning Offered No Satellite Locations (2) Fashion Design in Los Angeles; Graduate Five Art Studio in Culver City Student to Faculty Ratio 8.3:1 87% Freshmen who Return as Sophomores Tuition (w/o financial aid) $39,430 On/Off Campus Housing Policy Limited availability Auto Regs/Parking Free parking provided Extracurricular 15 Student Organizations

Financial Aid Information Priority Deadline for Financial Aid Mar. 2 Financial Aid Forms Required FAFSA Types of Aid Available Pell Grants; FSEOG; Cal Grants; Direct Loans; Perkins Loans; Merit-based Scholarships; Work Study; Institutional Loans; Deferred Payment Plan; Student Loans; Private Loans

Application Fee Application Fee Waiver Commitment Deposit Amount Early Decision

Procedures & Standards—Freshmen Application Target Date Date Students Notified of Admission Middle 50% SAT Range for Freshman Class Math Scores Critical Reading Average GPA of Entering Class


Profile of Incoming Freshmen 1,493 820 55%

Graduation Rates Freshmen who graduate within four years Freshmen who graduate within six years

Other Countries 8%



Federal Grants

State/Local Grants

Institutional Grants

American Indian/Alaska Native

33% 3% 13% 1% 23% 16% 10% 0%

California 77%

Procedures & Standards—Transfers

Diversity (All Undergraduates) 1%

72% 52%

Freshman Class Geographical Profile

Other States 15%

Fall: Feb. 15; Spring: Dec. 1 Rolling 460 to 620 460 to 570 3.13

Applicants Admitted Fall Admit Rate

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Financial Aid 82%

$60 Yes $250 No

Asian Black/African American

Student Loans

Application Deadline Fall: Feb. 15; Spring: Dec. 1 Priority Scholarship Consideration Fall: Feb. 15; Spring: Dec. 1 Date Students Notified of Admission Rolling Advanced Placement Offered No Advanced Credit Given Yes Transfer Units Accepted Min. Sem: 1.0; Max. Sem: 68 Residency Units Req’d for a Bachelors Degree Sem: 62 Minimum College GPA 2.5 Accept IGETC/CSUGE Breadth No, See website CA Community College Artic. Agreements (GE/BA) No, see website

Hispanic Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander White Non-Resident Alien Race/Ethnicity Unknown Two or More Races

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The Guide 2013-14  

Private nonprofit colleges and universities of CA

The Guide 2013-14  

Private nonprofit colleges and universities of CA