CalArts offers a variety of unique programs at the undergraduate and graduate level within its six world-renowned Schools—Art, Critical Studies, Dance, Film/Video, Music and Theater.
Undergraduate core courses are the foundation of BFA studies at CalArts, providing a strong general education and opportunities to deepen every student's artistic practice.
The CalArts Library enables students and faculty to develop the skills necessary for creative exploration, critical reflection and lifelong learning.
CalArts is located in Santa Clarita, Calif., 30 miles north of Los Angeles. Explore the local area and community.
Offering innovative continuing education arts courses designed to meet the needs of both emerging artists and lifelong learners.
Congratulations and welcome to CalArts!
The resources we’ve compiled here should help ease your transition to CalArts and connect you to our diverse creative community.
Bills become available
July 1, 2020
August 13, 2020
International Student Move-In
September 3, 2020
International Student Orientation
September 4-5, 2020
New Student Move-In
September 5, 2020
New Student Orientation
September 6-13, 2020
Course Advising Day
September 10, 2020
Fall 2020 Classes Begin
September 14, 2020
Final payment deadline (with late fee)
September 18, 2020
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