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Get to Know ArtCenter

ArtCenter comprises a diverse community of singularly creative individuals drawn together by the desire to leverage the power of imagination to create change in ways big and small.

For anyone seeking to explore ArtCenter on a granular level, here’s where you’ll find all the relevant facts and figures about the College, from demographics to disclosures, from media relations to corporate relations, from our history to our current academic calendar.


Academic Calendar

Here is where prospective and current students will find important dates relating to the start and end of term and College holidays.

ArtCenter at a Glance

A quick-read summary of ArtCenter facts and figures—and, if you want to learn more, all the data behind them.


It all began with an ad man named “Tink,” who sought to create a conservatory for artists and designers seeking to become leaders in their fields.

Mission and Vision

Learn to Create. Influence Change. Explained.


Get to know the fascinating creative minds leading ArtCenter into the future.

Policies and Disclosures

ArtCenter’s rigorous academic policies, ranging from grading policies to graduation rates, form the framework for the College’s commitment to excellence.


Members of the media can explore recent ArtCenter coverage as well as an extensive array of assets and resources.

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Why ArtCenter

If you're looking to pursue a creative path but not sure where to start, you’re in the right place.