Application Management


    This application is for:
    • Freshman and Transfer BFA Applicants: Can now apply using our Fall 2021 Quick App, which allows you to complete an expedited application in 5 minutes. You can sign-up for an application completion appointment to have your fees waived.
    • MFA Graduate Applicants: If you have earned or will earn a bachelor's degree and are interested in our MFA program, please select the 2021 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 2021 Graduate and Exchange Application.
    If you are a Freshman who has already started a Common Application, you may submit that OR complete a Quick Application by clicking Start New Application below.

    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.