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

Spring 2022 Student Portal Interactive Webinar w/ Reid Raukar View

Graduate Online Information Event View

Fall 2021 New Student Welcome to Student Services Chat! August 26th, September 2nd

Fall 2021 International New Student Welcome to Student Services Chat! View

Orientation for F1 Visa Holders Fall 2021 Sept 16th, Sept 22nd

Rising Artist Webinar View

Zoom会议:春季网课新生须知- 主持人 Jamie He View


Current Student Chats

Work Authorization for F1 Students View

Cultural Adjustments & Health Insurance For F1 Student View

Career Development For F1 Student View

Essential information for F1 Visa Holders View

Finishing Strong: Tips for a Successful Semester Finish View

Let’s talk about OPT and STEM OPT 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

Financial Aid Chats

Q&A with Financial Aid View

2020-21 Cal Grant/FAFSA Completion Workshop  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


Noir Digital Painting View

Tips from the Top: Sculpting a Successful Career as a Sculptor View

Fashion Styling Workshop View

The Art & Science of Trees View

Character Design Fundamentals in 2D Animation: Tips from the Top View

Fine Art Discussion with Successful Artists View

Tips from the Top: Digital Painting with Visual Development Professional Jeremy Saliba View

Learning to See: Developing Your Own Unique Style with Video Game Professionals Brian Hess & David Goodwine View

Make Your Podcasts POP: Tips from a Successful Podcast Pioneer View

Actors & Directors - Secrets to Successful Scenes View

Music Production & Sound Design Free Online Workshop View

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