Art Program Application Process

For general information regarding the Art Department or answers to any questions you may have, please contact the Fine Arts Admissions Office:
310.506.4111

fineartsrecruit@pepperdine.edu

Click here to apply for the program. 

Art Portfolio Information

Art Portfolio materials must be submitted on SlideRoom. The deadline for submitting art portfolios for Spring 2019 acceptance is October 15, 2018. The deadlines for Fall 2019 acceptance are November 9, 2018 for Early Action applicants and February 1, 2019 for Regular Decision applicants.

Why Submit an Art Portfolio?

  • To apply for an art scholarship.
  • To receive a recommendation from the Art Department for acceptance to the University.

Portfolio Preparation/Requirements

Art scholarships are available ranging from $500 to $4,000 per year, must be applied to tuition, and are awarded to students who have been formally admitted to Pepperdine and who are "declared" art majors.

After your portfolio has been received via SlideRoom, the Art Scholarship Committee will review your work and make recommendations to the Pepperdine Admissions office, and the Office of Financial Aid. Official notification of an award will come with your acceptance letter. 

Sending in your Art Portfolio

Art portfolios must be received no later than the date specified above. Please submit your portfolio through SlideRoom with your application to the Art Department.