How to Apply

  1. Complete your APU Application
  2. On the line that asks which major you plan to study, write BFA in Art

College of the Arts Art and Design Scholarship

The College of the Arts invites incoming undergraduate students in an art or design major to apply for our Art and Design Scholarship. Eligible majors include:

  • B.A. in Art
  • B.A. in Design Studies
  • BFA in Art

Applications for the Art and Design Scholarship are included as part of the APU application for all art and design majors.

The scholarship deadline for fall 2019 has now passed and applications are closed for this year’s incoming class.

Art and Design Scholarship applications for the fall 2020 incoming class will be available August 2019. The priority deadline for fall 2020 applications will be February 15, 2020.

This talent-based scholarship is renewable and can be awarded in addition to any other academic merit scholarships and need-based aid.

For more information on the scholarship application process, please contact the College of the Arts at (626) 815-4600 or

General Undergraduate Admission Requirements

Select an option below:

Note: This information is current for the 2019-20 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.