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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Spring Late Registration

Spring 2014 Late OnlineRegistration Process

To register without any problems, follow each and every step in sequence!

 
Step 1:
Payment

Your Tuition Balance must be Paid / Finalized BEFORE you can Register Online for your classes. To view your Tuition Balance, make a payment, or sign up and pay for the Payment Plan:

  • Go to Self Service and log in.
  • Click the Student Records Tab to find your Spring 2014 Tuition Statement.
  • Pay student balances Online through Self Service
  • Use Electronic Check (ACH) , Master Card, Discover Card and American Express and Visa 
  • Enroll in a Payment Plan at TuitionPay.com
  • Payments by phone are not accepted

IMPORTANT: Once you have paid your tuition, or set-up your payment plan, or have enough Financial Aid to cover your tuition, you must contact Student Accounts Office, Monday through Friday between 8:30 to 4:45 pm to remove your payment hold so you can register ONLINE. THE HOLD IS NOT AUTOMATICALLY REMOVED. The Student Accounts Office must verify your payment in order to remove your PAYMENT DUE HOLD.

If you have any questions please contact the Student Accounts Office:
     (310) 665-6838 or studentaccounts@otis.edu

 


Step 2:
Promissory Note
  • All Students MUST sign an Otis Promissory Note Online for Late Registration.
  • Go to Self Service and Login.
  • Click the Student Records Tab.
  • Select “Sign your Otis Promissory Note” then select “Term”
  • Here you will electronically sign your Spring 2014 Otis Promissory Note by entering your student ID number

Step 3:
Advisement
  • See your Major Department Advisor to be advised and to receive your Alternate Pin number for Online Registration
  • See the Liberal Arts and Sciences Department for questions regarding your Liberal Studies courses.

Step 4:
Financial Aid
  • Go to Self Service, Login and select the Financial Aid Tab.
  • Click on “Award” then “Award by Aid Year“.
  • Select the year “2013-2014” then click on the Submit button.
  • Select the Accept Award Offer Tab to review and accept your aid
  • Scroll down to “Unsatisfied Disbursement Requirements" section to view any pending documents.
  • Click the Financial Aid Tab, then “Eligibility” to view Financial Aid Holds and Student Requirements.

Step 5:
Check Holds
  • Select Student Records Tab and View Holds.
  • Contact the appropriate department to have your holds removed.
  • All holds on your account must be removed BEFORE you can online register.

Step 6:
Emergency Contact
  • Go to Self Service login, and select the Personal Information Tab, click Emergency Notification Phone Number. This must be done every semester
  • Click on Update Emergency Contacts, enter the requested information, then submit. You are required to enter at least one emergency contact person, but may enter more than one contact person.

Step 7:
Register Online


January 3rd through
January 10th
Monday - Friday 5 am to 10 pm
  • Go to Self Service login.
  • Students not familiar with Online Registration should start with the Online Registration Tutorial.
  • To register Online go to Self Service, Login and select the Registration Tab.
  • Click on Add / Drop courses, use the Drop Down Arrow to Select Term, submit. Enter the Alternate Pin you received from your Department Advisor.
  • Once you have reqistered, double check your schedule carefully.
  • You will automatically be charged a $275 Late Fee.

Classes begin on Monday, January 13, 2014