As one of the most comprehensive schools of art and design in the United States, DAAP is a dynamic and exciting environment in which to study.


Transfer and Transition:

How to Apply

Students interested in applying to DAAP should visit the admissions webpage for more information.

DeadlinesFall Semester: March 1
Priority for all programs (late applications will be reviewed on a space available basis) Applications received after this date will be considered on a space available basis. Applicants typically receive an admission decision by late May.

Spring Semester: November 1
Art History, Horticulture, Urban Studies only

Summer Semester: March 1
Art History, Horticulture, Urban Studies only

Requirements School of Design
Communication Design, Fashion Design, Industrial Design
Minimum 3.0 Cumulative GPA

School of Architecture and Interior Design
Architecture *, Interior Design*
Minimum 3.0 Cumulative GPA

*If the student lacks the math and physics requirements from high school, then the student should complete an appropriate college level course. High school requirement; four units of college prep math, including one unit of physics, calculous, or advance math (trigonometry) and one unit of physics; OR college requirement: MATH 1022, 1024, 1026, 1044, 1060, or 1061; PHYS1011, 1017, 1018, 1037, 1051, or 2001 or equivalent.

School of Art
Art History, Fine Arts
Minimum 2.5 Cumulative GPA

School of Planning
Minimum 2.5 Cumulative GPA or 2.0 Cumulative GPA with associate’s degree Urban Planning, Urban Studies Minimum 2.5 Cumulative GPA

Visit DAAP! DAAP Transfer and Transition Info Session
Thursday, November 1, 2018 @3:00PM
Please RSVP by October 26, 2018 to Jaime Phipps ( with your name and major of interest