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Apr 15, 2014

Students win $11,000 in Dealer Tire art competition

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Mar 15, 2014 @ MOCA Cleveland in Cleveland, OH

CIA's Traveling Sketchbooks make a last stop at MOCA

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Apr 11, 2014

Romanian visiting artist brings new perspective to CIA

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Mar 28, 2014

Dinner by Design Art of the Table, and a runway show

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Join us for the Biomedical Art Spring Show reception tomorrow, Apr. 17, from 5:30-7pm at the Humphrey Atrium Gallery at University Hospitals. Experience award-winning work centered on current issues in natural and medical science created with leading-edge art techniques in CIA's Biomedical Art program. The show runs April 14-25.

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Apr 06, 2014

April 16 is encore of 360 Degrees of Sight + Sound: The Planetarium Project

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Mar 28, 2014

The Accident: Recent Work by Nicky Nodjoumi

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Mar 18, 2014

Corvette designer returns to teach, show his latest work

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Apr 14, 2014 @ University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, OH

2014 Biomedical Art Spring Show

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Apr 15, 2014

4/17-19: Benicio Del Toro in Jimmy P, Hitchcock's To Catch A Thief & more!

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Aug 20, 2013

CIA named one of the "Best in the Midwest"

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Apr 22, 2014 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland in Cleveland, OH

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2013-2014 Tuition and Fee Schedule (Undergraduate)

TuitionPer SemFull Year
(Full-Time) 12-18 credit hours 17,135 34,270
(Part-Time) Less than 12 credit hours (per credit hr) 1,430 1,430

 

Lab Fees

Lab FeesPer SemFull Year
12-18 credit hours 335 670
Less than 12 credit hours (per credit hr) 70 140
Art Education 70 140
Foundation Design (mandatory 1st year and transfer students) 200 400

 

Technology Fees

Technology FeesPer SemFull Year
12-18 credit hours AND 1st and 2nd year students and the following majors: Ceramics, Drawing, Jewelry + Metals 370 740
12-18 credit hours in the following major: FIber + Material Studies, Graphic Design, Illustration 410 820
12-18 credit hours in the following major: Industrial Design 510 1020
12-18 credit hours in the following major: T.I.M.E. (as of 2011, also Gaming, Video, Animation) 650 1300
Less than 12 credit hrs (per credit hrs) 80 per cr

 

Registration Fees

Registration FeesPer SemFull Year
In-Person Registration Removed if postmarked by mail-in due date 275 550
Late Registration Charged after classes begin 350 700

 

Tuition Deposits

Tuition DepositsPer SemFull Year
Incoming Students Refundable prior to May 1st 350 n/a
Transfer Students Refundable prior to July 1st 350 n/a

 

Health Service

Health ServicePer SemFull Year
Health Service Fee Mandatory for all students taking 12 or more credit hours & optional for students taking less than 12 credit hours 212 424
CWRU Medical Plan Optional to all students (may not be purchased separately from Health Service Fee) 800 1600

 

Other Fees

Other FeesPer SemFull Year
Application Fee 30 n/a
Graduation Fee 215 n/a
Non-Enrolled Candidate Fee Access to faculty and facilities by non-enrolled, degree-seeking students completing BFA Thesis requirement 500 1000
Student Activities Fee (Includes RTA Rider Pass, per semester) 115 230
Parking Fee Fee is for full year, charged in the Fall (Includes parking tax) 460 460
Replacement Identification Badge Fee 25 n/a
Replacement for Lost Parking Hang Tag Fee 460 n/a
Withdrawal Fee 100 n/a
Orientation Fee First time students for Fall only 175 n/a
Credit by Portfolio Review Credit awarded for portfolio review 100 n/a

 

Residence Hall Fees

Residence Hall FeesPer SemFull Year
Single Room 3750 7500
Double Room 3456 6912
Quad Room 3456 6912
Super Single Room 4010 8020
Damage Deposit New Residents (For returning residents, the deposit will carry from prior year) 150 n/a

 

Campus Apartments (Per Semester)

Campus Apartments (Per Semester)Per SemFull Year
Single Room 3550 7100
Double Room 3205 6410
Damage Deposit New Residents (For returning residents, the deposit will carry from prior year) 150 n/a

 

Meal Plans

Meal PlansPer SemFull Year
14 meals plus $200 Case Cash 14 Meals per week plus Case Cash 2610 5220
Meal Plan for commuters and apartment residents 7 Meals per week 1647 3294

 

 

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11141 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106

Phone: 216.421.7425 or 800.223.4700
Fax: 216.754.3634
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Pre-College Program

Sharpen your artistic skills at CIA's Pre-College Program this summer.

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Nicky Nodjoumi and Dinner by Design exhibitions

CIA welcomes spring with two very different shows opening on March 28.

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