Portfolio Day

Saturday, September 16, 2023 at the Evanston Art Center

Saturday, September 16, 2023, come to the EAC to meet with art college admissions teams, get information, and/or have your art portfolio reviewed before applying to colleges and universities. 


Portfolio Review Meetings are 10 minutes each. 

Colleges offering scheduled meetings are Columbia College, Chicago College of Creative Studies, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, and School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Register below.

All events are free and open to the public. Registration is required for both Portfolio Day and Portfolio Reviews.

Portfolio Day Schedule

Open House: 12 pm - 4 pm

Gather information and ask questions from different colleges without setting a meeting. Starting at 1:30 pm, specific colleges will be unavailable due to Portfolio Reviews.

Lunch Break 1 pm - 1:30 pm

Stroll down Central Street for a quick snack or lunch break. 

Portfolio Reviews: 1:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Get your artwork/portfolio reviewed by representatives from specific art and design colleges. Meetings will be 10 minutes long. (Additional registration is required, see below.) 

How to get started:

The EAC Portfolio Day and Documentation Days are generously funded by the Phillip & Edith Leonian Foundation