College Acceptances and Awards

College Acceptances and Awards

Both tables are current as of October 2016.

College Acceptances


American University Occidental College
Arizona State University Oregon State University
Art Center College of Design Pacific Northwest College of Art
Arts University Bournemouth Parsons The New School for Design
Bard College Pitzer College
Barnard College Pomona College
Belmont University Portland State University
Beloit College Pratt Institute
Bennington College Purdue University
Boise State University Reed College
Boston University Regis University
Brandeis University Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute
Brooks Institute of Photography Rhode Island College
California College of the Arts Rhode Island School of Design
California Institute for the Arts San Francisco State University
California Polytechnic State Santa Clara University
University, San Luis Obispo Sarah Lawrence College
California State University, Chico, Long
Beach, and Northridge
Savannah College of Art & Design School of Visual Arts
Chapman University Scripps College
Claremont McKenna College Seattle University
Cornish College of the Arts Simon Fraser University
College of Wooster Skidmore College
Colorado College Southern Oregon University
Colorado School of Mines St. Andrews University, Scotland
Columbia College Chicago St. John’s College
Connecticut College St. Olaf College
Cornell College State University of New York at New Paltz
Cornell University Swarthmore College
Cornish College of the Arts Syracuse University
DePaul University The Arts University College at Bournemouth Wallisdown
Dickinson College The Evergreen State College
Drew University The George Washington University
Drexel University The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music
Duke University The University of Montana
Earlham College Trinity University
Eckerd College Unity College
Emerson College University of British Columbia
Emily Carr University of Art + Design University of California Santa Cruz
Emory University University of Chicago
Eugene Lang The New School for Liberal
University of Colorado at Boulder
Franklin Pierce University University of Denver
Georgetown University University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Gonzaga University University of Glasgow
Goucher College University of Hawaii at Hilo
Green Mountain College University of Idaho
Grinnell College University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Hampshire College University of Kent
Hobart and William Smith College University of Maine
Kalamazoo College University of New England
Kenyon College University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Knox College University of Oregon
Lafayette College University of Portland
Lake Forest College University of Puget Sound
Lawrence University University of Redlands
Leeds College of Art & Design University of Rhode Island
Lehigh University University of Rochester
Lewis and Clark College University of San Francisco
Linfield College University of Southern California
Long Island University Global College University of the Arts
Lucerne School of Art & Design University of the Arts, London
Macalester College University of the Pacific
Marlboro College University of Vermont
Maryland Institute College of Art University of Virginia
Marymount College University of Washington, Honors College
Marymount Manhattan College Warren Wilson College
McGill University Washington State University
Mills College Wellesley College
Montana State University Western Washington University
Mt. Holyoke College Westminster College
Muhlenberg College Whitman College
New York University Willamette University
Northeastern University Williams College
Oberlin College Worcester Institute of Technology

Alumni Awards

American Academy of Dramatic Arts Merit Scholarship
American Musical and Dramatic Academy National Grant
Bennington College Merit Scholarship
California College of the Arts Artistic Achievement Award of Excellence
California Institute for the Arts Merit Scholarship
Chapman University, Dean’s Scholarship
College of Wooster, Academic Achievement Award
Cornish College of the Arts Design Scholarship
College of Wooster, Music Performance Award
Eckerd College Academic Achievement Grant
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Emerson College, Presidential Scholarship
Evergreen State College, Scholastic Achievement Award
Fort Lewis College, Dean’s Scholarship
Georgetown University Scholarship
Hampshire College, Schaumberg Scholarship
Kenyon College Distinguished Academic Scholarship
Lawrence University Grant
Lewis & Clark Grant
Macalester College Dewitt Wallace Distinguished Scholarship
Maryland Institute Grant
National Hispanic Recognition Program, Scholar Finalist
National Merit Scholar, Semi-Finalist
National Merit Scholarship Program, Commended Student
New York University, Gallatin Scholarship
New York University, Tisch School of the Arts Competitive Scholarship
Occidental College Merit Scholarship
Pacific Community Grant
Pacific Northwest College of Art Scholarship
Pacific University Pacesetter Award
Pacific University Trustee Merit Award
Parsons The New School for Design Undergraduate Dean’s Scholarship
Pratt Institute Presidential Merit Based Scholarship
Maryland Institute College of Art, Presidential
Rensselaer Alumni Scholarship Rensselaer Leadership Award
Rensselaer Medal Scholarship
Savannah College of Art & Design Merit Scholarship
Trinity University Merit Scholarship
University of Chicago, Dean’s Scholarship
University of Oregon, Dean’s Scholarship
University of Oregon, Clark Honors College Scholarship
University of Portland Presidential Scholarship
University of Puget Sound President Scholarship
University of Redlands Achievement Award
University of Redlands Presidential Scholarship
Washington State University College of Liberal Arts, Dean of Excellence Scholarship
Washington State University Multi-Cultural Award
Washington State University Music Program, New Talent Award
Whitman College, Walter Brattain Achievement Scholarship
Worcester Institute of Technology Presidential Merit Scholarship
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