Apply to PAFA

Undergraduate Application Options
 

FALL 2022 PAFA APPLICATION

2022 COMMON APPLICATION

PAFA/PENN APPLICATION¹

CERTIFICATE APPLICATION²

¹ Penn portion of the application. See below for additional application information.
² For the Studio and Fine Art Foundations Certificate Programs.

Graduate Application Options
 

2022 MFA APPLICATION

2022 LOW-RES MFA APPLICATION

2022 POST-BAC CERTIFICATE APPLICATION


There is an application fee of $60 which is paid online when submitting your application. PAFA does accept fee waivers from the CollegeBoard, NACAC, and School Lunch Program. Students experiencing financial hardship can request a fee waiver by contacting the Admissions Office.

Application Requirements

Additional information for transfer applicantsinternational students, and those interested in the PAFA/Penn BFA.

Application Deadlines

Undergraduate 
 

December 1 Spring semester applications
Early Action Fall semester applications
February 1 Regular Decision Fall applications
Certificate Program applications
Scholarship Priority Fall applications

* Applications for the Fall 2022 semester are still open after the Scholarship Priority deadline. These applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis. 

Graduate
 

March 1 (Scholarship Priority)

MFA Program
Low-Residency MFA Program
Rolling Admission Post-Baccalaureate Program

* Applications for the MFA and Low-Res MFA programs are still open after the Scholarship Priority deadline. These applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis.