Sign Up for a Free Application
On our application portal to submit and manage your free application. You can start the process now before you have all the required materials ready.
Prepare an Essay & Portfolio
Download the essay prompt and prepare your portfolio following the guidelines.
Submit Your Application
Along with your application you will need the following:
An official final transcript. If currently enrolled, official in-progress transcripts may be sent.
LAGUNA COLLEGE OF ART + DESIGN
Attn: Office of Admissions, 2222 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
For international students' requirements, please click here.
LCAD has a rolling admissions policy and will accept applications until we’ve filled all spots for an incoming class. Applications will still be considered after the following priority dates:
Fall: December 1st
Spring: December 1st
Applicants/students may start the application process prior to turning 17, but they must be at least 17 years old to enter the BFA program.