Application Management


    The Spring 2022 and Fall 2022 applications are now open. Review the application types below to select the right one for you and click Start New Application below to begin.
    • Freshman Applicants: Submit the Common Application.
    • Transfer Applicants: If you graduated from high school and have earned college credit at a college or university, select the Spring or Fall 2022 Undergraduate Application.
    • MFA Graduate Applicants: If you have earned or will earn a bachelor's degree and are interested in our MFA program, please select the 2022 Graduate and Exchange Application.
    • Exchange Applicants: If you attend an exchange partner school and are interested in studying for one semester at Otis, please select the 2022 Graduate and Exchange Application.

    If you are not sure which application to complete, please contact us at or call (310) 665-6820.

        We recommend using the browser Chrome to complete the application


    Returning users:

    Log in to continue an application.

    First-time users:

    Create an account to start a new application.