Summer 2019 Information Sessions

During the Summer (May 20 - August 29), CalArts is closed on Fridays and the weekends. Tours and information sessions are not available those days. Additionally, CalArts will be closed on May 27th and July 4th for the holidays.  For more information and to register for a specific information session, please view our calendar of upcoming events.

We encourage you to register for the information sessions at least a couple of weeks in advance. Space is limited.

The Summer information session schedule is as follows:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday  10:30am - 12pm

If you would like to attend an information session, you must register for a specific date through our online event registration page.

Summer 2019 Campus Tours

During the Summer (May 20 - August 29), CalArts is closed on Fridays. We do not offer tours on the weekends or Fridays. CalArts will be closed on May 27th and July 4th for the holidays. The campus tour will be approximately one hour long, but please allow extra time should the tour take a bit longer. Reservations are not required for the tour; however if you wish to attend an information session as well, please be sure to register.

Tours begin promptly at 12pm every Monday-Thursday, but please arrive to the Office of Admissions a few minutes early to check in. To view the schedule of tours, please view our calendar of upcoming events.


Fall 2019 Campus Tours and Information Sessions

Information sessions are small, comprehensive group meetings led by an Admissions Counselor to provide an opportunity for students to learn more about our programs and to ask questions about the application process. The campus tours and information sessions require a reservation. We encourage you to register at least a couple of weeks in advance. Space is limited. Please note, no audio or video recording is allowed.

During the Fall (September 9 - December 13), CalArts is open Monday - Friday. We do not offer information sessions on Wednesdays or the weekends. Additionally, CalArts will be closed on October 14, November 28, and November 29. For more information and to register for a specific information session, please view our calendar of upcoming events.

We encourage you to register at least a couple of weeks in advance. Space is limited.

Tour + Information Session
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
12pm - 2pm

Tour
Wednesday
12pm - 1:15pm

If you would like to attend an information session, you must register for a specific date through our online event registration page.


Getting to CalArts

CalArts' 60-acre, residential campus is located in Valencia, CA in the Santa Clarita Valley. The campus is north of Los Angeles, adjacent to Interstate Highway 5 on McBean Parkway—40 miles from Los Angeles International Airport, 21 miles from the Burbank Airport and 44 miles north of downtown Los Angeles.

California Institute of the Arts
24700 McBean Pkwy.
Valencia, CA 91355-2340
800-545-2787
admissions@calarts.edu

Please check out the Visit section for more information about accommodations and transportation information.