In these live discussions we focus on important issues for prospective students, current students and graduates. Academy of Art University representatives take questions and offer resources to help you make the most of your studies.

Upcoming Chats for Current Students

Orientation Chats

Rising Artist Webinar October 8th

Fall 2020 Student Portal Interactive Webinar w/ Reid Raukar August 26th, August 31st, September 4th

Zoom会议:秋季网课新生须知- 主持人 Jamie He August 14th, August 20th

Fall 2020 New Student Welcome to Student Services Chat! August 25th, August 27th, September 3rd

Spring 2020 Architecture Interactive Online Chat 2 View

Spring 2020 Online Parent and Family Orientation Chat View

Fall 2019 Important Information for International Students View

Fall 2019 Readmissions Welcome Back Chat View


Current Student Chats

Let’s talk about OPT and STEM OPT View

Orientation for F1 Visa Holders View

Moving Forward in Uncertain Times: Tips for International Students from Someone Who’s Been There. View

EAP Webinar - "Studying Art During a Pandemic" View

Fall 2019 Veterans Resource Center Online Chat  View

Spring 2019 Commencement Online Chat  View

Summer Expo 2018 Online Chat  View

Spring 2017 WNM Tech Talk: JavaScript, Canvas, and Math View

Grades: Skill Building Session Online Chat View

Financial Aid Chats

2020-21 Cal Grant/FAFSA Completion Workshop  View


Online Education Webinar View

Designers as Creative Problem Solvers View

Producing and Directing View

The Power of Advertising to Positively Impact the World View

2D Animation Fundamental Workshop: Character Design View

Tools to Unlock Your Creativity, with interior architect Tom Collom View

Learn from Expert: How to Create Keyframe Paintings for Film and Video Games View

Drawing the Clothed Figure: Learning from an expert View

Behind the Laces: An Introduction to Footwear Design View

Perspective Drawing Using Photos Workshop With Joko Budiono, lead faculty, Foundations department View

Creating an Animated Logo View

Workshop: Decoding the Landscape, with Jeff McLane View

"Sculpting the Human Head in Clay" with Tom Durham View

Animation & VFX Workshop View

Architecture Matters| The Genesis of the Idea | How our thoughts become architectural experience View

Study Abroad Chats

2020 June Intersession Liberal Arts Study Abroad, London to Edinburgh Online Chat  View

Study Photography in Italy, Summer 2020! Online Q&A View

Summer 2020 FA Study Abroad, Florence, Italy Online Chat  View

Summer 2020 ILL Study Abroad, Florence, Italy Online Chat  View