Selective Admissions

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After successful completion of the first year of study, students will submit a Foundations Portfolio of creative work and a separate, discipline specific portfolio according to the selective admissions requirements of their prospective area of concentration. Both portfolios consist of work produced in the first-year foundations courses. Each of the seven disciplines has its own criteria for selective admissions, which can be downloaded and reviewed below.

Ceramics Selective Admissions
Digital Art Selective Admissions
Graphic Design Selective Admissions
Painting & Drawing Selective Admissions
Photography Selective Admissions
Printmaking Selective Admissions
Sculpture Selective Admissions

Students who successfully pass selective admissions and portfolio reviews may pursue their chosen concentration in studio art and any studio art minor listed in the LSU General Catalog. View the Foundations Portfolio Guide for more information about preparing the Foundations Portfolio required for selective admissions.