Admissions & Aid

At the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, our students develop into artists and scholars who address critical social issues in creative and provocative ways. As you study here, you'll work and learn in the unrivaled cultural and artistic landscape of Washington, D.C. — a city bursting with iconic monuments, famous museums and historic neighborhoods. With the resources of our world-class university at your fingertips, attending the Corcoran is an educational experience like no other.

If you're ready to use your passion to make an impact and use your voice to create change, you're ready to join us at the Corcoran School.

Join the Graduate Programs Virtual Open House: October 17–27

Registration is open for the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences 2023 Open House! The online event includes program-specific information sessions and opportunities to engage with current graduate students, faculty and our admissions team. 

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