1. You will first need to apply to the Graduate School.
2. You must also apply to the Department of Art.
The Graduate Catalog link may also be helpful: http://www.memphis.edu/gradcatalog/degreeprog/ccfa/art.php
Art Department entrance requirements are:
a. Baccalaureate degree in chosen concentration or related discipline
b. Official undergraduate transcripts
c. CD with a PowerPoint presentation containing 20-30 images of your work
d. 2 letters of reference
e. Statement of intent
f. Please include current and permanent e-mail addresses, mailing address, and phone
These should be sent to:
Department of Art, Art & Communication Building Room 200, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152.
Please state your intended area of concentration
Include mailing address, email address, telephone numbers
Application deadline for fall semester is February 15, for spring semester November
3. Generally, we consider everyone enrolled in 12 hours of coursework for assistantships,
as far as our resources let us. In your letter of application you may express your
desire to be considered for an assistantship. It is strongly suggested that you apply
on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) website. http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/index.htm
The deadline for this is Feb. 25, but should be done as soon as possible. Apply for
work-study as well as student aid and make sure that you select The University of
Memphis as a recipient.
In addition, international students should contact The University of Memphis Center
for International Programs and Services. Their website is: http://www.memphis.edu/cips/
http://academics.memphis.edu/gradschool/gainfo.html Grad assistant info and responsibilities
http://bf.memphis.edu/finance/bursar/ Bursars office, fees