- Architecture / Landscape / Interiors
- Artists, Community, and Teaching
- Advertising Design
- Graphic Design
- Digital Media
- Fashion Design
- Sculpture/New Genres
- Product Design
- Toy Design
Grades and Credit
- Foundation (first year)
- Creative Action
- Liberal Arts and Sciences
- Graduate Fine Arts
- Graduate Graphic Design
- Graduate Public Practice
- Graduate Writing
- Current Courses
- Certificate Programs
- Faculty Biographies
- Alphabetical Listing
- Otis Art Tours
- Summer of Art
- College Preparation
- Young Artists Workshops
Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artist, Wu Tsang.
Thursday, Dec 5th 11:00am - 12:30pm
MFA Studio Building: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230
OTIS Ben Maltz Gallery and LMU’s Laband Art Gallery, 12pm–4pm
Announcing Considerable, an art show of sculpture, video, and installation in Gallery G107 and Closet Gallery (Sculpture Studio), the Sculpture Pad, and the Video Screening Room (Ahmanson Hall lower level) on Tuesday, December 10, 4:30-6:45 pm.
Last day of fall semester classes.
Have a great break!
Spring semester classes begin on Jan 13, 2014.
All locations are closed for the winter holiday from December 19 - January 1. Administrative offices open on Jan. 2. Classes begin on January 13.
Sign up for Continuing Education courses with the early bird discount at the Spring 2014 Open House. Classes begin Feb 1.
Tour the campus, meet instructors, attend workshops from 1-3 pm.
Free parking off La Tijera
Google Map link
Students who successfully complete their courses of study will receive the following units of college-level credit:
Specialization 2 units
Foundation Studio 1 unitEvaluation of course work is indicated by the letter grades "A" through "F." Dismissal from the program, for any reason, will result in an “F”.Transcripts Students may request transcripts for transfer of credit to other institutions. Credit toward the Otis BFA program is awarded at the discretion of the Department or Major Chair. Otis is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Ave, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001) and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (11250 Roger Bacon Dr, Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190, 703.437.0700). Please call the Registration office at 310 665 6950 to request official or unofficial transcripts. The Summer of Art office does not issue transcripts.Cancelled Classes If a course does not meet a minimum enrollment, it will be cancelled. Students will be contacted regarding their second choice.Withdrawal and Refund Policy If enrollment is cancelled before Summer of Art begins, 100% of tuition paid will be refunded, less the deposit and fees. After the program begins, refunds will be issued according to the schedule below:1st day of program - 80% (before 5:00pm)
2nd day of program - 70% (before 5:00pm)
3rd day of program - 50% (before 5:00pm)
After 5:00 pm of 3rd day of program - No RefundThe $200 deposit and program fees are non-refundable. Students must submit a withdrawal request in writing to the Continuing Education Office in person, by mail, email, or by fax no later than 5:00pm July 8. Failure to properly withdraw from a course will result in an “F” grade. Refunds take six weeks to process. Refunds made by credit card will be refunded to the credit card account.Attendance Attendance policies are strictly enforced; a student who misses three classes from the Specialization, and/or two classes from Foundation Studio will be subject to removal from the program without a refund.Free Time Students who stay in housing have free time with no direct supervision by the Resident Director or a Resident Assistant from 4:20pm to 10:00pm, Monday through Friday, before and after Saturday field trips until the 10:00pm curfew, and all day on Sunday until the 10:00pm curfew.Zero Tolerance Policy Otis maintains a zero tolerance policy for all illegal activity, including the possession or use of drugs, alcohol, or firearms, whether on or off the Otis campus. Students who are in violation of any Otis policies, rules, regulations, etc. or otherwise create an unsafe or unproductive climate may be disciplined by Otis at its sole and exclusive discretion. The discipline may include dismissal of the student from the program without any refund and/or the receipt of a grade of “F”. Prior to check-in, each student and his or her parent/guardian must sign an acknowledgement form regarding these policies.Disclaimer Otis College of Art and Design reserves the right in its sole discretion, to deny any persons registration or enrollment in, or admittance to, any Continuing Education or Pre-College course.