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Fine Arts Days

Art NewsIn collaboration with the Office of Admissions, the College of Fine Arts will host a total of six Fine Arts Day events during 2013–2014 academic year. The day provides high school and transfer students who have been accepted to IUP with the opportunity to audition or present an art portfolio for acceptance into the Art, Music, or Theater and Dance departments.

Fine Arts Days for 2013–2014

  • Thursday, December 5, 2013*
  • Saturday, February 1, 2013†
  • Thursday, February 20, 2014
  • Saturday, February 22, 3014‡
  • Saturday, March 1, 2014†
  • Thursday, March 13, 2014
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014

Music NewsStudents who have applied and who have been accepted by IUP will receive a letter of invitation from the appropriate department. Activities for the Thursday Fine Arts Days include presentations by each department in the College of Fine Arts, tours, lunch, and other informational meetings.

In addition to personnel from the College of Fine Arts, representatives from Housing and Residence Life, Campus Security, Public Safety, Advising and Testing, and Financial Aid will be available prior to the opening meeting to address questions from students and their families.

*Candidates for Sutton Scholars

This early date is highly recommended for students who are also candidates for the Sutton Scholars program.

Theater and Dance News†Special Weekend Days

Additional Fine Arts Days will be held on these Saturdays. Space is limited in this session, and students are encouraged to respond to their invitation in a timely fashion to assure acceptance. However, please note that the Saturday Fine Arts Days may not feature representatives from other offices, and all department offices are closed on this day. This will serve strictly as an opportunity to audition or have your portfolio reviewed. If it is important for you to speak to a university office or tour campus, please plan on scheduling your audition or portfolio review on a Thursday session.

‡Philadelphia Region

This date is especially for prospective students in the greater Philadelphia region. Auditions and reviews will be conducted at the Advent Lutheran Church, 470 Landis Road, Harleysville, Pennsylvania 19438.

A tour will be offered from the Admissions Office (starting from room 117) at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, February 3, 2012. Department offices including Housing and Financial Aid, will be open until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, February 3, 2012.

Specific Audition and Portfoloio Review Information

  • College of Fine Arts
  • Sprowls Hall, Room 110
    470 South Eleventh Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2397
  • Fax: 724-357-7778
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–Noon
  • 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.