Overview

Applicants
576
Acceptance Rate
65%

Test Scores


Deadlines

Early Decision
February 1

Regular
April 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Academic GPA
Application Essay
Non-Academic

Talent / Ability
Level of applicant's interest

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
14.7:1
Total Faculty
135
with Terminal Degree
44

92
Women
43
Men

Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
38%
Graduate in 5 years
51%
Graduate in 6 years
1%

Majors

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Drawing
  • Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture


Degrees

Bachelor's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Internship

Prominent Alumni


Christopher Truch
MTV Off Air Designer

John Byrne
Cartoonist, Redesigned Superman for Marvel Comics

Brian Helm
Photographer

Isabel Abdai
Art Director/Designer Martha Stewart Living

Brian Cooley
Large Scale sculptures

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
38%
Graduate in 5 years
51%
Graduate in 6 years
1%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Internship

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics


Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$4,435
Required Fees
$831
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$3,150

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$234

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 


Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
No

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,155
Out of State
11%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
49

Demographics

72% female
28% male
11% are out of state
90% are full time
10% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Dorms Coed
Other

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
0
Number of Honor Societies
0

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
0

Sports

Athletic Division
Other

Men's Sports ()
3 Sports

Basketball
Ice Hockey
Volleyball
Women's Sports ()
2 Sports

Basketball
Volleyball

Student Services


Sustainability


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
22

Average Number of PC's per Lab
20

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
No

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Kristen Scharf
Admissions Assistant

Address
1407 - 14 Avenue NW
Calgary, AB T2N4R3

Phone
403.284.7689

Email
admissions@acad.ca

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Facilities
Glass Department
Graffitt Stairwell
Residence

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Banff National Park
Shaw Millenium Skateboard park
Kensington Area
Calgary Zoo

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required:
Dates:
Times:
Average Length:

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Calgary Light Rail Transit (LRT) stops at the college doors. The closet airport to the college is a 15 minute drive to the Calgary International Airport.

Driving Instructions to Campus
Please call for directions

Local Accommodations
Motel Village which is a 10 minute walk away had 8 motels.