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Building Your Perfect Portfolio

At OCAD University, there's no perfect recipe for a portfolio. Your work tells us who you are as an artist and so your portfolio should be unique to you! We want to help you build your best portfolio, so use this page as a guideline to keep in mind as you create and organize your work.

Explore our checklist and FAQ for additional tips and guidelines when building your portfolio. Remember that we look at skill, program fit and exploration!

General Tips for Your Portfolio Submission

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

On this page learn about:
  • Portfolio Tips
  • Frequently Asked Questions 
  • Program-Specific Guidelines
  • and more! (Keep scrolling)