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  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne And Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC

    www.field-experiments.com

     

  • Bolsky

    Jun 27| Exhibition
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    Image: Erin Watson, Sausage, 2014, Inkjet print, 20 x 30 inches


    The Nature of Personal Reality

    June 27 – September 1, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, June 27, 4-6pm
     

  • Opening Reception

    Jun 27| Special Event
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    Image: Erin Watson, Sausage, 2014, Inkjet print, 20 x 30 inches


    The Nature of Personal Reality

    Opening Reception: Saturday, June 27, 4-6pm

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Cost of Attendance

The Cost of Attendance (COA) is the estimated amount it costs to attend Otis each year. The COA includes direct costs and indirect costs.
Direct costs are charges directly from the school that are billed to the student.
Indirect costs are estimated budgetary numbers based on average college student expenditures. Actual ‘indirect costs’ will vary from student to student.


Undergraduate // Graduate // Graduate Graphic Design // Graduate Writing (Part Time)
 

UNDERGRADUATE COST OF ATTENDANCE (2015-2016)

Tuition & Fees

Fall

Spring

TOTAL

TUITION
(12-18 units)

$19,777

$19,777

$39,554

Registration Fee

$200

$200

$400

Tech & Materials Fee

$125

$125

$250

Student Activity Fee

$125

$125

$250

General Materials Fee

$25

$25

$50

Health Insurance Fee*

$600

$750

$1,350

Direct Costs TOTAL

$20,852

$21,002

$41,854

Room/Board

$5,900

$5,900

$11,800

Books & Supplies

$700

$700

$1400

Loan Fees (average)

$75

$75

$150

Personal & Transportation

$1,400

$1,400

$2,800

Indirect Costs Total

$8,075

$8,075

$16,150

TOTAL COA

$28,927

$29,077

$58,004

* Health Insurance is mandatory but can be waived with proof of coverage.
$1320 per credit if a student enrolls for less than 12 or more than 18 credits per semester.

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GRADUATE COST OF ATTENDANCE (full-time) 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees

Fall

Spring

TOTAL

TUITION (9-18 units)

$20,277

$20,277

$40,554

Registration Fee

$200

$200

$400

Tech & Materials Fee

$125

$125

$250

Student Activity Fee

$125

$125

$250

General Materials Fee

$25

$25

$50

Health Insurance Fee*

$600

$750

$1,350

Direct Costs TOTAL

$21,352

$21,502

$42,854

Indirect Costs

 

 

 

Room/Board (Off campus)

$5,900

$5,900

$11,800

Books & Supplies

$700

$700

$1400

Loan Fees (average)

$75

$75

$150

Personal & Transportation

$1,400

$1,400

$2,800

Indirect Costs Total $8,075 $8,075 $16,150

TOTAL COA

$29,427

$29,577

$59,004

* Health Insurance is mandatory but can be waived with proof of coverage.
$1990 per credit if a student enrolls for less than 9 or more than 18 credits per semester.

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GRAPHIC DESIGN - GRADUATE 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees

Summer

  Spring

  Total

Tuition (Spring is based on a 7.5 credit semester)**
 

 $20,277
 

 $14,925
 

$35,202
 

Registration Fee

 $200

 $200

 $400

Tech. & Materials Fees

 $125

 $125

 $250

Student Activities Fee

 $125

 $125

 $250

General Materials Fee

 $25

 $25

 $50

Estimated Student Health Insurance Fee*

 $750

 $600

 $1,350

Total

 $21,502

 $16,000

 $37,502

* Health insurance is mandatory but can be waived with proof of insurance.
**$1990 per credit if a student enrolls for less than 9 or more than 18 credits per semester.

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MFA CREATIVE WRITING -PART TIME 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees

Fall

Spring

Total

Tuition (8 credits)**

$10,560

$10,560

$21,120

Registration Fee

$200

$200

$400

Tech. & Materials Fees

$125

$125

$250

Student Activities Fee

$125

$125

$250

General Materials Fee

$25

$25

$50

Estimated Health Insurance Fee *

$600

$750

$1,350

Total

$11,635

$11,785

$23,420

* Health insurance is mandatory but can be waived with proof of insurance.
** Per credit cost for 1-6 credits is $1,990

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2015-2016 MISCELLANEOUS FEES 
  • Replacement of Catalogue=$10
  • Replacement Student ID=$15
  • Academic Transcript (5-day service)=$5
  • Rush Academic Transcript (24 hour service)=$25
  • Returned Check Charge=$50
  • Parking at Goldsmith Campus no charge
  • Replacement Parking Sticker Fee=$20
  • Parking Violation=$35
  • Late Registration Fee=$275

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