National Portfolio Day at MCAD
The only National Portfolio Day event in Minnesota.
Portfolio Reviews at MCAD
Bring your portfolio of artwork and have it reviewed by more than 30 accredited colleges and universities from the United States and Canada. Free and open to the public.
Reservations to meet with a college representative are not required, but you may pre-register to speed up the student check-in process.
Morning @ MCAD
10:00-11:30 a.m. (Please arrive 10 minutes early for student check-in)
Morning @ MCAD will feature a presentation on creative careers in art and design to help you make the most of your time at National Portfolio Day as you begin the selection of your college major. An opportunity to tour our amazing facilities will be available as well.
Registration for Morning @ MCAD is required. Space is limited and reservations are held on a first-come, first-served basis. Upon registration you will receive an email confirmation.
High School Art Teachers: Perpich Center for Arts Education and MCAD have teamed up to give you and your students more opportunities for learning about art and design careers and preparing for an arts-focused education on Monday, October 13!
- Directions to MCAD (Free parking in Lot C on 26th Street)
- Hotel Accommodations
- National Portfolio Day FAQs
Fall 2014 Attending National Portfolio Day Colleges:
- Alberta College of Art + Design -Calgary, AB, CANADA
- California College of the Arts-San Francisco, CA
- College for Creative Studies-Detroit, MI
- Columbus College of Art & Design-Columbus, OH
- The Cooper Union School of Art-New York, NY
- Cornish College of the Arts-Seattle, WA
- Emily Carr University of Art + Design- Vancouver, BC CANADA
- FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles, CA
- Kansas City Art Institute-Kansas City, MO
- Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University-Grand Rapids, MI
- Maine College of Art-Portland, ME
- Maryland Institute College of Art-Baltimore, MD
- Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design-Milwaukee, WI
- Minneapolis College of Art and Design - Minneapolis, MN
- Oregon College of Art and Craft-Portland, OR
- Pacific Northwest College of Art-Portland, OR
- Paris College of Art-Paris, France
- Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts-Philadelphia, PA
- Ringling College of Art and Design-Sarasota, FL
- Rochester Institute of Technology-Rochester, NY
- Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design-Lakewood, CO
- San Francisco Art Institute-San Francisco, CA
- School of the Art Institute of Chicago-Chicago, IL
- School of Visual Arts-New York, NY
- Washington University in Saint Louis-St. Louis, MO