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Faculty and Staff

Access valuable resources, guidance, and support built specifically for our Otis College of Art and Design faculty and staff.

Otis faculty and staff are leaders, mentors, and guides not just for students, but for one another. This hub gathers key information that can answer questions, connect you with resources, and help you make the impact you envision here at Otis.

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Otis Cermaics Building and Commons

Academic Calendar

Fall Registration Begins Monday, April 15
Classes Begin Monday, August 26
Course Add Deadline Tuesday, September 3
Course Drop Deadline Tuesday, September 10
Midterm Exams Tuesday, October 8–Monday, October 14
Final Exams Monday, December 9–Saturday, December 14
Classes End Saturday, December 14


Stay in Touch

Be in-the-know on what your fellow graduates are up to. Let us know your current contact information and how you prefer we reach out.

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Jill Zeleznik, Chair of Fashion Design at the 2024 Annual Fashion Show
Jill Zeleznik, Chair of Fashion Design at the 2024 Annual Fashion Show
Black Creatives artwork

Inclusion at Otis

When you know more about our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion commitments, you help us express our values and create a culture of inclusivity for our entire community. 


Resources and Support

Depending on the support you need—academic, technical, personal—we offer assistance in a number of ways.

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Admitted Students

Opportunities, Advancement, and Awards

Learn how entrepreneurship and professional advancement work at Otis College. Find ways to build skills and connect with your community.

Faculty News

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