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School of the Art Institute of Chicago Scholarships

36 S Wabash Tuition In/Out-State: $44,910 / $44,910 Total Fall Enrollment: 3,328
Chicago , IL 60603 Books and Supplies: $1,770 Applicants Admitted: 77%
(312) 629-6100 On-campus Room and Board: $13,640 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 85% Undergraduate Application Fee: $65 Receiving Institutional Aid: 84% , $14,959 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago General Information

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    Address 36 S Wabash, Chicago, IL 60603
    Phone Number (312) 629-6100
    Web Address
    Mission Statement Mission
    To establish and conduct comprehensive programs of education including preparation of visual artists, teachers of art, and designers; to provide education services in written, spoken, and media formats. (Excerpted from the Art Institute of Chicago's Corporate Charter.)
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large City
    Distance learning opportunities No

    School of the Art Institute of Chicago Size

    Total enrollment 3,700
    Enrolled full time 3,049
    Enrolled part time 279

    School of the Art Institute of Chicago Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 985
    Women enrolled full time 2,064
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 18%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 2%
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (312) 629-6100
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $65
    Applied 2,694
    Admitted 2,063
    Enrolled 455
    Admitted % 77%

    School of the Art Institute of Chicago Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Required

    School of the Art Institute of Chicago Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 55%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 510
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 630
    Students submitting ACT 43%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 22
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 27
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $44,910
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $44,910
    Books and Supplies $1,770
    On-campus room and board $13,640
    Off-campus room and board $9,520

    School of the Art Institute of Chicago Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 85%
    Receiving Federal Grants 22% , $5,469 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 84% , $14,959 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 40% , $9,607 on average
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2016/2017 academic year.

    Architecture 0 17
    Interior Architecture 9 13
    Journalism, Other 0 3
    EDUCATION Bachelor Master
    Art Teacher Education 0 22
    Creative Writing 11 22
    Art Therapy/Therapist 0 29
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 14 27
    Design and Applied Arts, Other 0 9
    Fashion/Apparel Design 0 12
    Fine and Studio Arts Management 0 15
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 750 126
    Visual and Performing Arts, General 25 9
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline April 15
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline June 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due August 1
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by October 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline March 15
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline November 15
    College will notify student of early action by February 15

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline March 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date August 15
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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The Debbie Scholarship

Scholarship Description
The Debbie Scholarship is both a need-based and merit-based scholarship that will benefit Adult Continuing Education students taking courses through the Division of Continuing Studies. This scholarship will cover 100% of the Continuing Studies non-credit tuition for one 14-week Adult Program Course. In your application, include five (5) slides or other appropriate documentation of your most recent art work.
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