Events
  • Viet Thanh Nguyen’s bestselling novel The Sympathizer won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction, and a Carnegie Medal from the American Library Association. It was also a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. Nguyen is also the author of Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America and Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War.

  • Tonya Foster

    Sep 21| Lectures
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    Poet Tonya Foster is the author of the collection A Swarm of Bees in High Court. Her work has appeared in nocturnes, Callaloo, Traffic, Gulf Coast, and other journals. Her essays have appeared in NY Arts Magazine, NYFA Quarterly and The Poetry Project Newsletter. A co-editor of Third Mind: Teaching Creative Writing Through Visual Art, Foster teaches at California College of the Arts and lives in the Bay Area.

  • Opening Reception

    Sep 24| Special Event
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    New York-based artist Polly Apfelbaum’s work has situated itself as a hybrid of painting, sculpture, and installation over a career spanning 30 plus years. Exploring the intricacies of color, Apfelbaum weaves her way, both literally and conceptually, through ideas of Minimalism, Pop aesthetics, and Color Field painting to blur the lines between two and three dimensional art making.

  • Artist Polly Apfelbaum in conversation with Connie Butler, within Apfelbaum's exhibition Face (Geometry) (Naked) Eyes.

     

  • John Keene

    Oct 05| Lectures
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    John Keene is the author of the novels Annotations and Counternarratives, as well as several other works, including the poetry collection Seismosis, with artist Christopher Stackhouse, and a translation of Brazilian author Hilda Hilst's novel Letters from a Seducer. The recipient of a Whiting Award, Keene has been a member of the Dark Room Writers Collective and a Cave Canem fellow. He has served as the managing editor of Callaloo and taught at Northwestern. He currently teaches at Rutgers University-Newark and lives in New York.

  • Artist Polly Apfelbaum in conversation with David Pagel, within Apfelbaum's exhibition Face (Geometry) (Naked) Eyes.

     

  • Renee Gladman

    Oct 19| Lectures
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    Renee Gladman is the author of eight books of prose and poetry, including the Ravicka triology, published by Dorothy (Event Factory, The Ravickians, and Ana Patova Crosses a Bridge). Other titles include Arlem, Not Right Now, Juice The Activist, A Picture Feeling, and Newcomer Can't Swim. Since 2004, she has been the publisher of Leon Works, a perfect bound series of books of experimental prose, and also has edited the Leroy chapbook series.

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Summer Registration In-Person

Summer 2014 Registration In-Person

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


NO ONLINE SUMMER REGISTRATION


Step 1:

  • Students who want to take classes for the summer at Otis College should:
  • Pick up an Advisement Form and a Registration Card from the Registration Office.
  • Call and make an appointment with appropriate department to be advised.

Step 2:
  • Go to the Financial Aid Office for Summer Financial Aid Information.

Step 3:
Check Holds
  • Go to Self Service, Log in and select the Student Records Tab and click on View Holds.
  • Stop by the appropriate department to have your Holds removed.
  • All Holds on your account must be removed BEFORE  you can register.

Step 4:
Emergency Contact
  • Log in to Self Service, and select the Personal Records Tab, click Emergency Notification Phone Number. Please enter a phone number where you can be reached immediately.  This must be updated every semester.
  • Click on Updated Emergency Contacts and 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 5:
Registration

Monday thru Friday
9:00am - 4:00pm
 
  • Beginning Monday, April 21st through May 15th, please go to the Registration Office with your Registration Card and your SIGNED Advisement Form to be registered for your class/es.  You will receive a copy of your charges for your classes.

Step 6:
 
Payments
  • **STUDENTS CANNOT REGISTER UNLESS THEIR ACCOUNT IS AT A $0.00 FOR SPRING 2014 **
  • View your Tuition Statement online in Otis Self Service under the Student Records Tab, then Select "Tuition Statement" option and from the "Select a Term" drop down menu select the desired term.
  • You will find your Summer Tuition on the copy of charges from the Registration Office.
  • Pay Student Account Balance: Online through Self Service with Electronic Check (ACH) or Credit Card.
  • Payments by phone are not accepted.
  • Payments must be finalized by May 15th or students may lose their classes.
    * PAYMENT MUST BE MADE BEFORE SIGNING IN-PERSON PROMISSORY NOTE *

Step 7:

Promissory Note
(Sign In-person)

 
  • Take your receipt of payment to the Student Accounts Office to SIGN  the Otis College of Art Design Promissory Note in-person.

*STUDENTS CANNOT ATTEND CLASSES UNTIL PAYMENT & PROMISSORY NOTE ARE COMPLETE*

 


 

  • Summer Undergraduate Classes begin Monday - May 19th
  • Summer Graduate Graphic Design Classes begin Monday - June 16th

Important Note

If, after your best efforts, there are extenuating circumstances that prevent you from registering before the registration deadline please contact Laura Kiralla, Assistant Vice President for Student Success and Dean of Student Affairs: student@otis.edu or (310) 665-6960, well before the deadline to discuss your situation.

 

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