Nov 15 - Nov 26, 2021

Welcome to our Virtual Open House!

Have you been looking to learn more about OCAD University and all that goes on inside? Welcome to Look Inside, our annual open house! This year will be virtual, meaning you'll get access to our events for two whole weeks! 

Hear from OCAD U staff, faculty and students -- including our wonderful president Ana Serrano. We'll be talking programs, course outlines, class tips, campus life, creative opportunities, pathways and more! Through our main sessions and various online events, we hope to offer a little something for everyone. Keep scrolling for our full itinerary!

Look Inside 2021 Main Events!

Past Event:
Opening Remarks with President Ana Serrano
Hear from our esteemed president, Ana Serrano. Recording now available!
Link to Opening Remarks with President Ana Serrano

Explore all online events!

Alongside from our main info sessions, we've got tons of virtual sessions running from Nov 15th to 26th. Meet with OCAD U students, learn about creative career paths, get tips on developing your portfolio and applications! Scroll down for our full list of events.

Are you an Indigenous artist and...‬ a Student or alumni of OCAD U? Considering attending or applying? Looking to get feedback on your work or ideas? Would you like to connect and visit with other Indigenous artists in a virtual space? If you answered ‘Yes’ to one or more of the above questions, you are invited to join us for this open critique event! 

Link to Wáhlu Noondaaptóone: I Talked from Far Away

Check out one program, check out all programs! Connect with OCAD U faculty and students to learn more about courses, timelines, projects,  opportunities and more! 

Link to Explore Our Programs

What is the value of art and design? Discover the possible career paths and experiences available to you with an OCAD U education! Hear students and recent alumni talk about their opportunities and creative careers! 

Link to Lives of Creatives: OCAD U Alumni Panel

Connect with a current OCAD U student and learn more about studying at OCAD University! Get tips on managing course work, finding friends, the real difference between studio and liberal courses, the best places to grab a snack, and more! 

Link to Meet a Student Online

Where can art and design take you? This info session is all about your creative career: we'll talk about the creative job market and what opportunities are available to you. Learn how OCAD U can support your professional goals as a student and after you graduate! 

Link to Creative Careers

While we're still hosting digital events, that doesn't mean you can't learn more about our campus! Check out our virtual campus tour page to take a digital tour, and learn more what's on campus! 

Link to Explore our Campus (Virtually)

Unsure what OCAD U is all about? Learn about what programs we offer and how our school is a little different. We'll also talk through the application process, so you know exactly how to apply. 

Link to Learn More About OCAD U

In the meantime, check out our virtual creative workshops! Work with instructors to develop creative work in a studio environment. 

Link to Portfolio Clinics at Home

It’s always a good time to start your financial planning! Tuition and Financial Aid can be confusing to navigate, so OCAD University is here to help! Tune into an online information session to learn more! 

Link to Financial Aid & Scholarships

Thinking of applying to OCAD U? The portfolio is a big part of OCAD U's  admissions process. Learn about what we look for in a strong portfolio, what to include, how to strengthen it, and helpful do’s and don’ts before you hit submit!

Link to Preparing a Portfolio

Have you previously attended another post-secondary institution? Learn more about transfer credits, upper-year entry, and articulation agreements.

Link to Transfer Options
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