Events
  • Campus Closed for the Holiday.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer  is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

  • Classes End

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Orientation (O-week)

Student Orientation

O-Week / New Student Orientation is scheduled for August 22–27, 2016. Events take place both on and off campus.

O-WEEK is a series of programs and events focused on the importance of welcoming new first year students to the Otis Community. Events take place at the start of the fall semester and a condensed version of the same activities is provided to students entering in the spring semester. The cost of events is included in the student’s tuition and registration fees. Students do not incur out-of pocket expenses.


Tentative Schedule Fall 2016

August 20th

Residence Hall Move In

More details to come from the Office of Student Housing

August 21st

Residential Student Day

More details to come.

August 22nd

Family Day and Orientation for New and Transfer Foundation Students Only / In-person Registration

Locations to be announced

Family and Freinds Day
8:00 a.m. Student Check-in
8:30 a.m. Writing Proficiency Assessment
9:45a.m. Foundation Students/Family Welcome
9:55a.m. Orientation Leader Welcome
10:00 a.m. Academic Expectations
11:00 a.m. Pathways to Student Success
12:00p.m. Lunch, Vendor Fair, ID photos, Parking permits
2:00p.m. Registration
Foundation and Foundation Transfer students
6:00p.m. End of the Day

August 23rd

Sophomore and Junior Transfer Student Orientation and In-person Registration

Locations to be announced

Transfer Student Orientation
8:00 a.m. Student Check-in
8:30 a.m. Writing Proficiency Assessment
9:45a.m. Transfer Student Welcome
10:00 a.m. Pathways to Student Success
11:00 a.m. O Space – Tell Your Story
12:00p.m. Lunch, Vendor Fair, ID photos, Parking permits
1:30p.m. Registration
Sophomore and Junior transfer students only
6:00p.m. End of the Day

August 24th

Whale Watching Trip

Whale Watching Trip

Newport Landing

More details to be announced later.

Link for purchasing tickets will posted later.

August 25th

International Student Orientation

International Student Orientation (BFA and MFA)
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

More details to be announced later.

Graduate Student Orientation Day (MFA)
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Dinner and a Movie

Dinner and a Movie on Campus
6:30pm to 10:00pm

Movie title to be announced

August 26th

Beach day

O-Beach

8:15 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location to be announced

Additional details to come

August 27th

Disneyland

Day out to Disneyland

100 spots available

This event will be offered on a first come first-served basis.

Link to register will be available in early July.


Questions? Contact the office of student activities at studentactivities@otis.edu or call 310–846–2595 Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm