1,032
Students
Financial aid thermometer
26,104
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
46
46%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
Interested?

Interested in Otis College of Art and Design? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Get More Info

Overview

Otis College of Art and Design is a Comprehensive institution located in Los Angeles, CA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 9045 Lincoln Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA  90045-9785
United States
Contact Phone: 310-665-6800

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
Environmental Design/architecture Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art Checkmark
Commercial And Advertising Art Checkmark
Design And Applied Arts Related Checkmark
Drawing Checkmark
Fashion/apparel Design Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark
Interior Design Checkmark
Photography Checkmark
Sculpture Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,584
Applied
733
Accepted
1,032
Enrolled
46%
Female icon

Female Admissions

1,123
Females Applied
535
Females Accepted
48%
Acceptance Rate
Male icon

Male Admissions

461
Males Applied
198
Males Accepted
43%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.17
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Portfolio

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 18 25

Tuition & Fees

Money icon

Tuition

37,380
Fees icon

Fees

950
Full-time student fees

Financial Aid

26,104
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,098
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
10,577
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,696
Avg. Loan Aid
9,919
Avg. Grant Aid
20,241
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
60%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
7%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,032
Total undergrad students
19%
International Students
13%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 13.28%
Black or African American 3.39%
White or Caucasian 22.38%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.58%
Asian 32.17%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.29%
Two or more races 6.1%
Other 3.29%

Gender

Male (35.47%)
Female (64.53%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements Not Reported
Housing options Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 9%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Otis Scholarship Benefit Fashion Show, Senior Exhibitions and Orientation

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, international students organization, Otis Students in Service (OASIS), Literary Magazine Club and Campus Crusade

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

Male icon

Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Skiing (downhill) No No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Female icon

Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer No No No

Faculty

272
Total Faculty
4:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 55
Part-time - 217
Male - 143
Female - 129