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Admissions Requirements

Recommendations: Yes
Secondary School Record: Yes
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$35
Undergrad Application Fee
$55
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

Address:
600 South Michigan Chicago, IL 60605-1996
Phone: (312) 369-7130
Admissions Phone: (312) 369-7130
General Site: www.colum.edu/
Admissions: http://www.colum.edu/Admissions/Undergraduate.php
Application: http://colum.edu/apply

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Elizabeth from Chicago, IL
  • Apr-12-2014 I am a current student here

    Take advantage of the school's resources and opportunities. There are tons of free classes, events, and ways of meeting people so you don't have to feel alone. If you're a commuter, try to attend events or join a club because doing things you like will motivate you more.

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  • Tayler from Chicago, IL
  • Apr-11-2014 I am a current student here

    Make sure you take EVERY opportunity that comes, you could miss out on so much. Also, make sure to explore the city while you're out it. There are TONS of fun things to do that correlate with your choice of study as well.

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  • Monique from Evanston, IL
  • Apr-09-2014 I am a current student here

    Get involved, stay on top of all your work, get to know your teachers, take advantage of all the FREE student resources and network!

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  • Natasha from Princeton, MN
  • Mar-01-2014 I am a current student here

    Have a passion for what you do. Just because this is an art school, that does not mean that you are going to breeze through school and your career so you have to know that this is what you want and what you are passionate about because there are times when it is going to be hard and you are going to have to do stuff that you do not like. You will ask yourself, what is the point?, if you can't answer that then you will not make it through. A career in the art world is not for the weak hearted.

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