• For the second year in a row, Otis will be hosting the Community Works Institute - Summer West. This is a five day professional development program for K-16 teachers focused on place based education, service learning and sustainability. There is a discounted rate for Otis faculty, staff, students and alumni to participate. Contact the Artists Community Teaching program for more info:

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow


Academic Support

advising logo Two primary modes of Advising - Academic Advising and Academic Mentoring are meant to serve specific purposes that can benefit you throughout your undergraduate experience.





Academic Advising
Carrie Malcom
Academic Advising Coordinator

Individual guidance in course selection, schedule planning, and graduation checks prior to registration each semester.

Academic Mentoring
Siri Kaur
Academic Mentoring Coordinator

Sequential, guided discussion that helps students to define and meet individual educational and career goals.


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