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LA Portfolio Day

Otis College of Art and Design will be hosting Los Angeles Portfolio Day on Sunday, November 10, 2019 from 12-4pm!

LA Portfolio Day

Portfolio Day events are held across the country starting in the fall. To view the schedule of events for 2019-20, visit the National Portfolio Day Association website. Bring your portfolio (original artwork, sketchbooks, digital work on laptops/tablets) for an informal review by representatives from art and design schools, and learn about their programs of study. High school students, parents, teachers, guidance counselors and college transfer students are encouraged to attend. This event is free and open to the public.




Otis College will also be offering optional programming in the morning prior to the Portfolio Day event for visitors arriving early to campus. Please check-in when you arrive on campus.

10:00-11:30am  Campus Life Tours (occuring every 15 minutes)

12:00-4:00pm  Portfolio Day Event



The Otis Cafe and our dining hall, Elaine's, will be open to visitors throughout the day. Please stop by for some food or refreshments during your break from portfolio reviews. View more details here.



Limited on campus and street parking will be available. Carpooling to the campus for the event is highly encouraged. The entrance to our parking garage is on La Tijera between Lincoln and Loyola.

Directions to our campus at 9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045 can be found on our website here.



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