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Application and Fees

Who Can Apply?
Emerging and established artists, working professionals, academics, critical thinkers, and undergraduate college students. Anyone can apply to be accepted into any or all of the four weeks. Only undergraduate college students will receive credit when attending all four weeks.

Requirements
Undergraduate college students seeking admittance to all four weeks must submit creative works or works-in-progress to be considered. Non-college students seeking admittance into a lab week must submit creative works or works-in-progress to be considered.

Applications and Deadlines
Applications are now being accepted. Apply to attend all four weeks for college credit or apply to attend any single week of the program.

There is no application deadline, and applications materials are accepted early. Admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis and only completed applications are reviewed.

Credits
Hampshire College recommends the equivalent of 4 academic credits for the completion of this program. Students are strongly encouraged to check with their home institutions about accepted transfer credits. Upon completion of the program, students may request a Hampshire College transcript.

Fees: Includes Tuition, Room, and Board
Full Four-Week Program Fee: $4,520
Screening Seminar Single-Week Fee: $1,220
Creative Lab Single-Week Fee: $1,420 (special funding for lab participants may be possible, indicate interest on your application)

Residency Requirement

Due to the intensive nature of the program, all participants are strongly recommended to reside on campus for the duration of the course. The program fee includes full residency and meal plan, plus course materials and fees.

If you are a Hampshire student interested in seeking financial aid, you should indicate your intent on the application. The financial aid office will be notified directly and will determine if you have any remaining 2013-2014 eligibility for federal grant and loan funds. Students from other colleges should check with their home institutions regarding available financial aid.

Health Insurance
Please note that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts requires all students to carry health insurance. Upon acceptance to the Creative Media Institute Summer Academic Program, you will be asked to provide proof of insurance or required to purchase temporary coverage that could increase the overall program cost.

Questions?
If you have any questions, please contact summer@hampshire.edu.

 

Contact Us

Andrew Hart, Program Director
Creative Media Institute
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
413.559.6988
ahart@hampshire.edu
 

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