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  • Creative Action and the Otis Radio class present weekly broadcasts each Monday.

  • Objects In Crisis is a series of two-person exhibitions by students in the Photography 3 class. 


    Exhbition 1--November 18-22:  Greg Toothacre and Lani De Soto

    Reception: Thursday, November 20 @ 6 pm


    Exhibition 2--December 2-6:  Allison Mogan and Tia Chen

    Reception:  Thursday, December 4 @ 6 pm


    Exhibition 3--December 8-12: Yijia Liu and Cara Friedman

  • Mary Alinder

    Dec 02| Lectures


  • Professor Julia Czerniak is educated in both architecture and landscape architecture, and serves as Associate Dean at the School of Architecture at Syracuse University. Through her own design practice, CLEAR, and most recently as the former inaugural Director of UPSTATE: Syracuse’s SOA’s Center for Design, Research and Real-Estate, Julia’s  research and practice draw on the intersection of landscape and architecture.

  • Alumni from Otis, Art Center, and CalArts are invited to celebrate the holidays at our second annual alumni holiday mixer. Eat, drink, be merry, and enjoy live music! Alumni are invited to bring a guest, but this event is closed to the public.


    RSVP by December 1



Financial Aid Office

Salt Program

Pinshape 3D Design Scholarship $1000 Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2014

Accredited Schools Online amounts vary
Deadline: varies

College Prowler $1000 Essay
Deadline: varies

Hispanic Scholarship Fund $1000-$5000 Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014

CustomMade Scholarship $1000 Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2014



Students selected for Verification may be required to do an IRS retrieval on the FAFSA.

Please follow our FAFSA and IRS Data Retrieval link to find out more.

INTEREST RATES JULY 1, 2014 - JUNE 30, 2015:

For Direct Loans first disbursed between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015, the interest rates are as follows:

Undergraduate Subsidized & Unsubsidized Direct Loan – 4.66%  (Fee 1.073%)

Graduate Unsubsidized Direct Loan – 6.21% (Fee 1.073%)

PLUS Loan - 7.21% (Fee 4.292%)



Federal Consolidation is available through www.studentloans.gov.
Consolidation is a good option for students seeking to simplify repayment or to resolve a defaulted loan.

Information about Income Based Repayment and Loan Forgiveness is located at www.ibrinfo.org



Otis Federal School Code: 001251

Telephone: (310) 665–6880

Fax: (310) 665–6884

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm

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