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

*For a complete list of Academy of Art University upcoming events, please visit our Admissions page here.

Orientation Chats

Rising Artist Webinar January 7th

Spring 2021 Student Portal Interactive Webinar w/ Reid Raukar January 20th, January 21st

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

Fall 2020 New Student Welcome to Student Services Chat! September 3rd

Spring 2020 Architecture Interactive Online Chat 2 View

Spring 2020 Online Parent and Family Orientation 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

A Lucid Dream: Jenny Ha’s Journey from Aspiring Artist to Professional Car Designer View (available until 2/2/21)

Learn the Secrets Behind Edwin Vargas's Intricate Color Gels Studio Lightning View

Creating a Live Talent Competition Remotely View

Jewelry Making Workshop: Create A Beautiful Filed Bracelet View

The Art & Science of Video Game Creation View

Illustration Workshop: Putting Your Creative Problem Solving Skills to Work View

Art History - Professional Preparedness Workshop View

Bronco: Designing a Legend 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

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