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APPLY TO JMU

Please go to the JMU Transfer Applicants website to learn more about the university’s application process for transferring from Virginia Community Colleges, Non-Virginia Community Colleges, Four-Year Institutions, or if you are an International Transfer Student.

SUBMIT YOUR PORTFOLIO

The School of Art, Design and Art History requires an online portfolio submission in order to be accepted to our Architectural Design, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, and Studio Art programs.  Those majoring in Art History are not required to submit a portfolio.

In addition to submitting your portfolio, please upload copies of your unofficial college/university transcripts.

  • October 15 Deadline for Spring semester portfolio submissions
  • February 15 - Deadline for Summer portfolio submissions
  • March 15 - Deadline for Fall semester portfolio submissions

For more information about portfolio requirements, please see the Transfer/Change of Major Portfolio Requirements.

Submit Your Portfolio in Slideroom

REGISTER: ON-CAMPUS PORTFOLIO REVIEW DAY

On-campus portfolio feedback for transfer students takes place in the recently renovated Duke Hall at the corner of Grace Street and Main Street, 820 S. Main Street. 

For our rubric and interview questions, click here.

On-Campus Portfolio Review Days

Register for an on-campus Portfolio Review and Scholarship Interview Day.

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