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|Sept. 1||Application available online|
|May 1||Nonrefundable US$250 HK$1,950 program fee and all forms due|
|June 1||Balance due|
|After May 15||Completed application packets reviewed on a space-available basis|
Invoices are sent at the time of acceptance; however, if acceptance is granted after payment due dates, fees are due upon acceptance.
Applications for the 2015 program are now available. Begin yours today by selecting the button to the right.
Admission to Rising Star is highly selective and preference is granted to applicants with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale, a strong visual arts portfolio, and demonstration of maturity, leadership and responsibility.
*SCAD may request supplemental materials if needed.
Portfolios are evaluated on the following qualitative measures: aesthetic awareness, composition, drawing, design, color perception, spatial perception, quality of presentation, technique and originality. Strong 2-D and 3-D work that shows attention to technique, drawing, scale and original design are favorably considered.