2024 Admitted Students

Congratulations! We are so excited to have you in the College of Fine and Applied Arts! Feel free to sign up for an admitted student event that fits your schedule. We have on-campus and virtual opportunities to connect. Please reach out to us at faa-admissions@illinois.edu with any questions.

Pigeon Perspective (Triptych) by Blake Trendel, BFA Exhibition 2022


Manage your next steps to enrollment through your personalized admitted checklist in myIllini. National College Decision Day, the deadline for students to commit to a college, is May 1. For more admitted student resources, please visit Undergraduate Admissions.

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Admitted IlliniFest

Register for Admitted IlliniFest today. Join us on Saturday, April 20, for Admitted IlliniFest, a campus-wide event designed to help you explore Illinois to the fullest and see yourself as part of it! You’ll build your own schedule for the day by signing up individually for all the events you’re interested in, from sessions with your new academic community to campus tours and so much more. Be sure to register for the FAA welcome session and your academic unit offering.

College of Fine & Applied Arts Welcome Session

Hear from current students at a special admitted student panel. Don’t forget to pick up your exclusive FAA backpack with fun swag!

Architecture: Admitted Student Information Session & Tour

Meet with the School of Architecture for a special information session for admitted students and tour the architecture facilities.

Art & Design: Tours & Cookies

Take a tour of the School of Art and Design facilities and have a cookie!

Dance: Admitted Student Facility Tour

Join the Department of Dance on a tour of Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, the Dance Administration Building, and the Nevada Dance Studio Complex.

Landscape Architecture: Admitted Student Meeting & Studio Tour

Meet with Lori Davis, the academic programs and student affairs coordinator for Landscape Architecture, and tour studio space.

Music: Admitted Illini Presentation

Join us for a special presentation, a student Q&A session, and special performances led by current students in the School of Music.

Sustainable Design: Design Corridor Tour & Roundtable

Meet admitted students to BSSD. Take a tour of the Architecture Annex, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall, the Art and Design Building, and the Siebel Center for Design. Following the tour there will be a roundtable with BSSD student ambassadors.

Theatre: BFA Theatre Majors Tour & Info Session

Join your future theatre classmates for a tour of Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, followed by an information session with theatre administrators and current theatre students.

Urban Planning: Plan Your Ideal City!

Visit the Department of Urban and Regional Planning and meet current students and faculty. Work in teams with current and future students to design your ideal city. Snacks and prizes!

Saturday, April 20

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Dancing in front of a group in Urinetown, Department of Theatre, November 2022, Photo by Darrell Hoemann

College of Fine & Applied Arts Admitted Student Session

During this session, you’ll hear from current students. You’ll also have an opportunity to take a unit tour to learn more about your major. Don’t forget to register for the admitted daily visit, which includes a 30-minute presentation on next steps for admitted students and a campus walking tour.

Friday, February 23

Monday, March 25

Friday, March 29

Friday, April 5

Dancing in front of a group in Urinetown, Department of Theatre, November 2022, Photo by Darrell Hoemann
Chido Truck chocolate bars by Denise Carmona, BFA Exhibition 2023

Art & Design Admitted Student Events


Join the School of Art & Design for a facility tour, followed by a Q&A session with Michael Foellmer, undergraduate coordinator.

Art & Design Building, Link Gallery, 408 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign, IL

2:30 p.m.

Friday, May 3

Monday, May 6

Friday, May 10


Chido Truck chocolate bars by Denise Carmona, BFA Exhibition 2023
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