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.


In this hands-on workshop series senior Online Students will serve as mentors to provide the knowledge you need to inspire your success. Bring your questions!


Meet Your Mentors Your Foot in the Door Workshop

Learn the steps you can take now to connect with pros and break into your Industry

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 5-6pm PDT

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Meet Your Mentors Art of Social Media Workshop

Tips and advice on how to best to promote you and your work on social media

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 5-6pm PDT

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Meet Your Mentors Recover from Failure Workshop

Learn how to bounce back from the obstacles that life throws your way

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 5-6pm PDT

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Meet Your Mentors Don’t Study Alone Workshop

Studying with friends is more fun and will help you do better class - Learn how to make Online Study Buddies and join the Academy student-run online Study Hall

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 5-6pm PST

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Meet Your Mentors Make Your Life Great Workshop

Learn how to set and achieve your life goals to make your dreams come true

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 5-6pm PDT

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If you have issues registering for or accessing the live Chats, please contact the Online Helpdesk:

Phone: 1-415-618-3545
Toll-Free Phone: 1-888-431-2787
Help Desk Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days per week


Fall 2017 Series

Meet Your Mentors Juggling Life & School Workshop View Recording

Juggling Work, School, Family and Children – Everything you need to know about time management

Meet Your Mentors Everyone Needs Help Workshop View Recording

It's Okay to Ask for Help –Even geniuses need help now and then, how, when and where to go get it

Meet Your Mentors Mastering Critiques Workshop View Recording

How to Take and Give Good Critiques – It’s easier to master than you think

Meet Your Mentors Start Your Career Now Workshop View Recording

Advancing Your Career While Still in School – Steps you can take starting with your 1st semester

Spring 2017 Series

Fearless Feedback - The Art of Discussion Topics & Critiques View Recording

Do you stress out writing in online class discussion topics? Would you like to ace critiquing your classmates' work? The Online Student panelists on this chat will share their time-tested tips and insights to help you become a master.

Finding the Funds – Financial Aid & Personal Finances View Recording

In this workshop we'll explore a variety of financial topics to help you budget for both school and life.

Networking from the Middle of Nowhere View Recording

Learn how to build your network no matter where you're located. Panelists will teach you how to connect locally and beyond, what to say and how to keep in touch.