Participating Schools | NPDA

Over 90+ accredited member schools are registered to attend our online events. Be inspired, gain advice on how to improve or present your portfolio, and experience a small taste of what it’s like to attend a professional art and design program.




Note: Not all schools will be participating in each event. Please check our schedule page for a list of schools attending, per event.

Receive Valuable Feedback on Your Portfolio

Meet individually with professional representatives of accredited colleges and universities and receive valuable feedback and guidance on your portfolio before you submit your application. 


Ask Questions and Experience a Taste of Art and Design School

All representatives will be happy to discuss their specific programs of study and provide answers to questions about the availability of scholarships and financial aid. They want to learn about you, your work, and your post-secondary plans, all while informing you about their college or university and application requirements. 


Note: Not all schools will be participating in each event.



Alberta University of the Arts

Alfred University, School of Art and Design

Arcadia University

Art Academy of Cincinnati

Art Center College of Design

Arts University Bournemouth



Ball State University

Boston University School of Visual Arts

Bowling Green State University, School of Art



CalArts (California Institute of the Arts)

California College of the Arts

Center for Art and Design The College of Saint Rose

Cleveland Institute of Art

College for Creative Studies

Columbus College of Art & Design

Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at The George Washington University

Cornish College of the Arts

Cranbrook Academy of Art



Delaware College of Art and Design

Drexel University, Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Emily Carr University of Art + Design

FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

Fashion Institute of Technology

George Mason University School of Art

Grand Valley State University

Hartford Art School, University of Hartford

Herron School of Art and Design

Illinois State University

Iowa State University College of Design

James Madison University

Kansas City Art Institute

Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Laguna College of Art + Design

Lesley University College of Art and Design



Maine College of Art

Maryland Institute College of Art

Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Miami University

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Montserrat College of Art

Moore College of Art & Design

New Jersey Institute of Technology

New World School of the Arts

New York Academy of Art

New York School of Interior Design

Northern Illinois University School of Art & Design

OCAD University

Otis College of Art and Design



Pacific Northwest College of Art

Paris College of Art

Parsons School of Design

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design

Pratt Institute

PrattMWP College of Art and Design

Purchase College, SUNY: School of Art & Design

Rhode Island School of Design

Ringling College of Art and Design

Rochester Institute of Technology

Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design

Rowan University

Rutgers University

Ryerson University



Salve Regina University

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

School of Visual Arts

School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University

Southern Methodist University

Suffolk University- The New England School of Art & Design

Syracuse University, College of Visual & Performing Arts

The Cooper Union School of Art

The Glasgow School of Art

The University of British Columbia

The University of the Arts

Tyler School of Art, Temple University



University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

University of Kansas Departments of Design & Visual Art

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

University of Michigan Stamps School of Art & Design

University of New Haven

University of Saint Francis, School of Creative Arts

University of South Dakota

University of the Arts London

Vermont College of Fine Arts

Virginia Commonwealth University

Washington University in St. Louis

West Chester University

Western Michigan University, Frostic School of Art

Wilson School of Design at Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Woodbury University

York University – School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design