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Graduate Program Student Exhibition Tours

Visit CCS during our 98th Annual Student Exhibition! You’re invited to view the art and design work from the Graduate programs and have an opportunity to interact with the Dean of Graduate Studies, program chairs, faculty, students and members of the Graduate Admissions team.

Schedule your visit here:

Graduate Program Insights

Gain greater insight into all that our graduate programs have to offer. View recently recorded presentations to learn more about the curriculum, careers, CCS state of the art facilities and the application process from a program chair or Dean of Graduate Studies and Research.

Ask Graduate Admissions Anything

Join a member of the Graduate Admissions Team for a general overview of the admissions process and a chance to ask questions about applying to CCS.

Ask Anything

Wednesday, Feb, 15: 8-9 PM ET
Wednesday, March 1: 12-1 PM ET
Wednesday, March 15: 8-9 AM ET
Wednesday, March 29: 12-1 PM ET
Wednesday, April 12: 8-9 PM ET

Graduate Program Chat with the Chair

Connect with the Dean of Graduate Studies and Research or a Program Chair to learn more about a specific program and CCS.

Art Education Interdisciplinary Design Studies
Color and Materials Design Motion Design
Design for Climate Action Transportation Design
  User Experience Design

Graduate Fairs & Portfolio Days

National Portfolio Days

Prospective Students are invited to meet with us at any of the portfolio days listed below. Our admissions staff will be available to give valuable feedback on portfolios. More information can be found at

In-Person Events

Saturday, Oct 15

New York City, NY 12  – 4 pm ET

Saturday, Oct 22

Chicago, IL 10 am – 2 pm CT

Saturday, Oct 29

San Francisco, CA 9 am – 1 pm PT


Virtual Events

Saturday, Oct 1

1 – 5 pm ET

Sunday, Nov 20

6 – 10 pm ET


Graduate Virtual Fairs

Even though we can’t meet in person, you can connect with a member of the CCS Graduate Admissions team virtually at any of the following events.

Wednesday, August 25

WHA EducationUSA Virtual Fair
4 – 9 pm ET

Saturday, Sept 3

EducationUSA South Asia Fall Graduate Virtual Fair
8:30 – 11:30 am ET

Thursday, Sept 29

Exploring Grad School Virtual Fair
11 am – 3 pm ET

Saturday & Sunday, Oct 8-9

inArts Virtual Art Fair
9 am – 12 noon ET

Tuesday, Oct 25

Golden Key Virtual Graduate Fair
1 – 5 pm ET

Wednesday, Oct 26

National Diversity Graduate STEM Fairs
1 – 5 pm ET   

Monday, Nov 14 – Friday, Nov. 18

USA: A Study Destination Virtual Connection Program- Women in STEM
By Appointment

Wednesday, Dec 7

EducationUSA Canada: Midwest Regional College Virtual Showcase
5 – 7 pm ET