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2023 Program Tuition and Fees

The Summer of Art 5-day program is designed to provide a comprehensive and immersive arts education experience. While the 5-day program is recommended, 2-day and 3-day options are also available.

Program Type Full 5-Day, weekly 3-Day, weekly 2-Day, Weekly

3-Day Specialization

2-Day Drawing Studio

3 college credits


2 college credits

Drawing Studio

1 college credit

Tuition Fee* $4,400 $2,650 $1,750
Early Enrollment Tuition Fee* (by April 28th) $4,200 $2,550 $1,650

*Tuition includes a non-refundable $200 deposit per course

All Summer of Art programs include a $150 Student Health and Wellness Center (SHWC) fee, granting students access to the SHWC during the course of the program. Access to the SHWC is for acute illnesses and injuries or acute mental health issues only.

Housing is available for Summer of Art students enrolled in the 5-day program.

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Otis College is pleased to offer a $100 early enrollment discount to Summer of Art students who register by April 28th.


Full tuition payment or a $200 tuition deposit per course by April 28th is required to reserve a space in Summer of Art. Please note that tuition deposits are non-refundable. Registration will not be processed until payment is received. After April 28th, tuition must be paid in full in order to register. 

Tuition Balances

All Summer of Art tuition balances must be paid by Friday, May 26th. Tuition balance payments can be made via the Student Portal. Students with outstanding accounts may be subject to removal from the program.

Overdue Accounts

If a student’s account accrues a balance due (payment due, returned check, and/or dishonored credit cards, etc.) that remains unpaid for more than fifteen (15) days, the account will be assigned to a collection agency. All such accounts will be charged collection costs, including but not limited to collection agency fees, legal fees, and court costs. This information will be disclosed to credit reporting organizations.

Art Supplies

  • Estimated Cost: $200-$400 per course
  • Supplies vary depending on courses taken and are required for the first class meeting. 
  • Registered students will receive supply lists via email for their Summer of Art courses approximately one month prior to the start of the program.
  • The on-campus art store, Graphaids, will prepare supply kits for many of the courses at a preferred price. Supply kits will be available for students to purchase in-store or online before the program start date. 

NOTE: Books are not for sale through Graphaids. Any items not available at Graphaids, including books, will need to be purchased by the student separately. Be sure to bring your supplies on the first day of class.