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Helpful Links To Help Your Application Process

Helpful Links In Applying To Visual & Performing Arts College Programs

Explore the careers and opportunities of an art major:

Strategic National Arts Alumni Project - Tracking the lives and careers of art graduates in America

National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts - a program of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts that provides assistance to emerging artists.

College and Art Program search:

Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs – Events for college-bound students interested in pursuing programs in the area of visual/performing arts.

National Portfolio Day Association – Meet with representatives from accredited colleges to have portfolios reviewed prior to application.

National Unified Auditions – Regional theater arts auditions for national and international college admissions.


The Common Application - one application for over 800 colleges.

Universal College Application - covers a wide number of schools with forms and requirements

Standardized Testing:

ACT – Register for the ACT exam.

College Board – Useful info about all aspects of college search and selection. Register for SAT exam.

Scholarships and Financial Aid:

FAFSA – Determine eligibility for federal financial aid.

College Fastweb – General site with helpful scholarship search information.

Application Support Resources:

AJ Tutoring – SAT/ACT prep and academic tutoring.

Khan Academy - SAT Practice.

Compass Education Group - Test prep, SAT/PSAT/ACT.

Mr. Test Prep - SAT/ACT tutor.

College Audition Pro – Susan Mascall, theater audition coach.