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Admission to Department of Art studio programs is predicated upon a talent-based selection process which employs a portfolio review in addition to the academic requirements stipulated by the University. These talent-based processes form the foundation for admission recommendations which are forwarded from the Department to the appropriate University admission offices. Please see the links for more detailed information about the process.

Undergraduate Admission

Graduate Admission

Earn a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree in Studio Art
(ceramics, metals, painting, printmaking, or sculpture)

Portfolio Requirements

  • Portfolio evaluations apply only to those individuals who have submitted a formal application for admission to Miami University with a declared major in Art.
  • Be advised that the Office of Admission is responsible for determining acceptance to the University. The results of the Department of Art's portfolio evaluation are forwarded to the Admission Office and serve an integral part in determining acceptance as an Art major.
  • Our Communication Design program requires a second-tier portfolio review for admission. Please visit the Communication Design degree webpage for more information regarding this review. 
  • Admission to the BA in Art and Architecture History program does not require a portfolio review.

Portfolio Requirements

Contact Us

Department of Art
124 Art Building
Oxford, OH 45056