Summer is a great time to come and visit Moore College of Art & Design and experience Philadelphia’s cultural Parkway! We have planned the following free events for you to visit the campus.

  • Summer Tours
    Monday – Friday, June through August     
    9:30 AM, 11:00AM, 1:30 PM OR 2:45 PM
    Not only will you see our campus, but you will also receive an application fee waiver just for visiting! Tours are led by our knowledgeable Student Ambassadors and include classroom observations, residence hall visits, and talks with our faculty and our students. During your tour you will also have the opportunity to meet individually with an Admissions Counselor
  • Portfolio Do’s and Don’ts Presentation
    Tuesday, July 2, 2013     
    1:00PM – 2:00 PM OR 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM (Choose one session)
    Not sure what you should include in your admissions portfolio?  Hear from an admissions counselor on what you should show. You’ll also see examples of student work. Campus tours will be offered at 2:30 PM. (Open to first-year students planning to enroll for fall 2014)
  • Portfolio Builder
    Friday, July 26th, 2013  
    12:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Come and draw in the studio with other prospective students! Taught by Moore’s Chair of Foundation Lynn Palewicz, this course will focus on observational drawing techniques, gesture drawing and figure drawing. (Open to first-year students planning to enroll for fall 2014)

  • Portfolio Review Day
    Friday, August 9, 2013     
    Reviews by appointment 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Bring your artwork for an informal review with an admissions counselor.  Get feedback on what you have and suggestions about what you may want to add.  There will be a campus tour at 1:00 PM. Reviews will be from 11:00 to 4:00 PM. Individual appointment times will be assigned for morning and afternoon sessions. (Open to first-year students planning to enroll for fall 2014)

In order to RSVP for an event or schedule a tour please contact the Admissions Office at Contact the Admissions Office at 215.965.4015, 1.800.523.2025, or email us at