Deadlines

All applicants to the Art & Design department must first complete the Rutgers University application. Five business days after submitting the university application, applicants will be emailed directions on how to upload the required materials for their portfolio. For information on what is required in the Art & Design portfolio, click here

Undergraduate BFA Applicants

We offer two deadlines for BFA applicants – Early Action and Regular Action.  Students who meet the deadlines of Early Action or Regular Action will be considered for admissions and scholarship equally.

Early Action Undergraduate

Rutgers University Application 11/1/2019
Portfolio 11/15/2019
FASFA Priority Deadline 12/1/2019
Admissions Notification 1/31/2020
Scholarship Notification Mid April, 2020
Enrollment Deadline to Attend Mason Gross 5/1/2020

Regular Action Undergraduate First Year applicants 

Rutgers University Application 12/1/2019
FASFA Priority Deadline 12/1/2019
Portfolio 1/15/2020
Admissions Notification 4/1/2020
Scholarship Notification Mid April, 2020
Enrollment Deadline to Attend Mason Gross 5/1/2020

Regular Action Undergraduate transfer applicants (non-Rutgers affliates)

Rutgers University Application 2/1/2020
FASFA Priority Deadline 2/1/2020
Portfolio 2/15/2020
Admissions Notification 4/1/2020
Scholarship Notification Mid April, 2020
Enrollment Deadline to Attend Mason Gross 5/1/2020

 

Current or Former Rutgers students

Graduate MFA Visual Arts Applicants

Rutgers University Application 1/3/2020
Supporting Materials (transcripts,letters,etc.) 1/10/2020
Portfolio 1/10/2020
Interview 2/28/2020
Admissions Notification 3/30/2020
Enrollment Deadline to Attend Mason Gross 4/15/2020

 

Graduate MFA Design Applicants

Rutgers University Application 1/3/2020
Supporting Materials (transcripts,letters,etc.) 1/10/2020
Portfolio 1/10/2020