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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$65
Undergrad Application Fee
$80
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
36 S Wabash Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: (312) 629-6100
Admissions Phone: (312) 629-6100
General Site: www.saic.edu
Admissions: http://www.saic.edu/admissions/ug_admiss
Application: http://app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantConnectLogin.asp?id=artic-u

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Katharine
  • May-21-2014 I am a current student here

    It's a very difficult school to most. I have seen many drop out and others transfer/take time off. People seem to come in with the idea that this is art school so it should be easy, but it's hard if you actually care.

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  • Katie
  • Feb-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Make sure that this is where you want to go. Look up the classes, the facilities, the teachers and see if there is somewhere else better. It is true that there is a high acceptance and a low graduation rate, but when you survive through the first few months when you see other students falling by the wayside you feel incredibly sure in your art. This is a hard school for people who only consider themselves artists.

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  • Brennen from Louisville, KY
  • Nov-21-2013 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    It may be a bit pricey but if you are someone who dreams big, this one screams opportunity.

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