Students of Color workign on crafts

Students of Color at Otis College make up over 60% of our student population, making us one of the most diverse colleges within the Association of Independent Colleges in Art and Design (AICAD) Consortium.

Our students are surrounded by rich diverse experiences, providing them inspiration and motivation to create art and design experiences that serve a global community. Our students have several opportunities to join clubs and organizations as well as campus events specific to their own racial and ethnic identity development including:

Throughout the academic year, there are many events that support our own students’ knowledge, awareness, and skill as it relates to engaging with a diverse community, with very intentional programming and a diverse group of guest artist lectures hosted by multiple departments.