School of Art + Design Undergraduate Admissions
Whether you're just beginning your research into the School of Art + Design or are working on your application, find all the resources you might need below. Applicants must meet general University admission guidelines to enroll in any School of Art + Design program.. Additionally, a portfolio review is required for admission consideration for the Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Studio Art, Graphic Design, and Interior Architecture, as well as for talent-based scholarship consideration and transfer admission.
Students planning to apply to a B.F.A. program can learn more about the portfolio requirements and submission via our Portfolio FAQ page.
- Apply online at www.ohio.edu/admissions/apply
- Pay your application fee.
- Have your transcript(s) officially sent.
- Request that your ACT and/or SAT scores be sent, if applicable.
- If applying to a School of Art + Design BFA program, submit your portfolio via SlideRoom.
- Check your status online!
Transfer Student Requirements
If you’re transferring from another institution, you must enroll as a general art major and complete the required Foundations program and studio courses, or equivalent courses.
Financial Aid and Scholarships
We provide several options for students seeking talent-based scholarships, as well as opportunities for first-year and transfer students seeking funding for specific programs. Explore these details on the Financial Aid and Scholarships page.
Have a Question?
Curious about your undergraduate program options or what career opportunities will be available? See the answers to some of our most commonly asked questions.