Portfolio Requirements

The following undergraduate programs require a portfolio:


  • Fine Arts Studio
  • Illustration
  • Medical Illustration
  • Undeclared Art & Design


  • 3D Digital Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Industrial Design
  • Interior Design
  • New Media Design
  • Undeclared Art & Design

American Crafts

  • Ceramics
  • Furniture Design
  • Glass
  • Metals and Jewelry Design
  • Undeclared Crafts
A portfolio is not required for freshman admission to Photographic Arts & Sciences or Film & Animation. However, the School of Film & Animation recommends students submit a portfolio if one is available.

Portfolio Guidelines
Visit the College of Imaging Arts & Sciences website to view guidelines: http://cias.rit.edu/prospective-students/portfolio-guide/

Portfolio Submission
Portfolios can be submitted through SlideRoom or mailed to the Undergraduate Admissions Office. Please Visit the College of Imaging Arts & Sciences website for submission details: http://cias.rit.edu/prospective-students/portfolio-guide/

Mailing address for Undergraduate Admissions:
Rochester Institute of Technology
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
60 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York 14623-5604


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