You can learn more about graduate programs in the College of Visual and Performing Arts by visiting campus or attending one of our off-campus events.
If you would like to learn more about our graduate programs, facilities, and community, please email email@example.com to schedule a campus visit. Visitors have the opportunity to receive information on programs and application procedures, visit studios and workspaces, and interact with current graduate students.
MUSIC AUDITION DAYS
On Music Audition Days, students applying to the Setnor School of Music may complete the required audition in person. Music Audition Days for 2018-19 will be held on the dates below. Registration is required.
- Saturday, November 10
- Saturday, January 19
- Saturday, January 26
- Saturday, February 2
- Saturday, February 9
**Please note that this link will not become active until after September 15.
GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIRS
Meet our admissions counselors on the road at an event near you! A representative from the College of Visual and Performing Arts will be available to answer all of your questions.
9/20/18 SUNY Plattsburg
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
9/26/18 Cornell University
11 a.m - 2 p.m.
9/26/18 Ithaca College
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
9/27/18 Binghamton University
11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
9/27/18 Syracuse University
5 - 7 p.m.
10/4/18 Northeast Grad School Virtual Fair
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
10/4/18 Virginia Commonwealth University
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
10/16/18 Buffalo State University
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
10/16/18 SUNY Fredonia
4 - 6 p.m.
10/31/18 SUNY Oswego
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
NATIONAL PORTFOLIO DAYS
Students applying to our master of fine arts (M.F.A.) degree programs can meet with faculty at select Graduate National Portfolio Days. Sometimes, exceptional applicants at the Graduate Portfolio Days are awarded application fee waivers. If you are interested, please make sure you visit our table at the Graduate Portfolio Days. Please note that outside of our portfolio day events, we do not award application fee waivers based on need or merit.
All Portfolio Day events are free and do not require pre-registration. Portfolios are reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit the National Portfolio Day website for more information about each event.
VPA will be represented at the following Portfolio Days in 2018-19:
- Saturday, October 27 – Boston
- Sunday, October 28 – New York City
- Saturday, November 3 –Chicago
- Friday, November 30 – Online
Learn more about our graduate program offerings, admissions requirements and financial awards.
- Wednesday, October 10, 6 p.m.
- Friday, October 19, 12:30 p.m.
- Monday, November 12, 6 p.m.
- Wednesday, November 14, 12:30 p.m.
- Monday, November 19, 12:30 p.m.
- Tuesday, November 20, 6 p.m.
- Wednesday, December 5, 12:30 p.m.
- Thursday, December 6, 6 p.m.
- Monday, December 17, 12:30 p.m.
- Tuesday, December 18, 6 p.m.
10/4/18, Northeast Grad School Virtual Fair, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.