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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Financial Policies

 
Checking Your Balance
To view your content balance online go to: otis.edu/selfservice.

 

If you have paid a tuition deposit
  1. Login with your Otis ID and password (hint: capital X on the ID number)
  2. Select “Student Records”
  3. Select “Tuition Statement”
  4. Select the appropriate term and “Submit”

 

If you have not paid a tuition deposit, and do not have financial aid
You cannot login to Otis Self Service.
You cannot pay tuition until you have paid your tuition deposit. The tuition cost is the full direct cost that is owed.

 

If you have not paid a tuition deposit, but have been awarded financial aid

  1. Login with your Otis ID and password
  2. Select “Financial Aid”
  3. Select “Award”
  4. Select “Award by Aid Year”
  5. Select the appropriate aid year
  6. Make a decision about your aid
  7. Select “Tuition Statement” to check your balance
  8. Select the appropriate starting term

 

When is tuition due?

Fall semester: July 24
Spring semester: December 15
Summer semester: May 15

How do I pay?

  • Monthly TuitionPay payment plan (not available to International Students)
  • Received or anticipated award of financial aid
  • Credit card and electronic check payments through the Otis Self Service website (Mastercard, Discover, American Express)
  • Cash, personal check, cashier's check or money order paid at the Otis Cashier's Window
  • Any combination of the above.

When will I receive a Financial Aid refund?

Refund checks are processed once the student’s account comes to a credit balance, after classes for the term begin. The check is mailed to the student’s mailing address. This address can be updated at the Registration Office window. Please allow 7-10 business days to receive your refund check in the mail. Please contact the Student Accounts Office for any further questions or visit Self Service to see if your account has come to a credit balance.

 
 
Contact the Financial Aid Office
Telephone: (310) 665–6880
Fax: (310) 665–6884
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm
Contact the Student Accounts Office
Telephone: (310) 665–6838
Fax: (310) 665–6990
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm