An Investment That Pays
What does it cost to attend Living Arts College? Better question: What does it cost to become a highly trained studio arts Creativity Professional? Benefit from a college education that is far beyond the usual. Gain highly specialized skills in art director level design, technology, studio business and a big plus: Internet development.
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What does it cost to attend Living Arts College?
What makes Living Arts College different? Why try for Living Arts?
- Hands-on experiences
Studio Production environment
Caring Industry experienced faculty that can give you the personal attention you need to succeed.
And so much more...
Expect hands-on experiences in the studios and on location. An experienced, caring faculty leads students with deep emergence into Extreme Creativity. Plan to explore this and all of the added business and Internet development options available to each student.
Will Living Arts College help me with budget planning?
What overall Financial Assistance is available?
FINANCIAL AID FOR US CITIZENS
US citizen application to Federal Financial Aid Grants and Direct Loans, following uniform guidelines prepared from Federal Financial Aid standards.
Living Arts Campus Awards most often based on family need and/or evidence of potential to succeed as a Creativity Professional.
Placement assistance for locating part time jobs in the campus area outside of a student's program.
Federal Pell Grants are awarded, calculated following the student completing the online FAFSA-Free Application for Student Aid. Find details online or contact your Advisor directly.
Direct Loans are made to qualifying students as well as PLUS loans made to qualifying parents of dependent students. Find all of the details working with Financial Assistance.
Campus Awards are made on the basis of demonstrated need as well as looking at passion and potential for success. Amounts vary by available funds at time of application.Finally, a creative solution may offer an answer if other options do not meet your goals. This may result in guiding you to a scholarship search, working and saving prior to start. Alas, there are no full scholarships available.
What options for additional Financial Assistance exist through Living Arts College?
A.C.E.—ACHIEVING CREATIVE EXCELLENCE is designed to assist both new students and continuing students. Selection is based on 1) Available funding, 2) Need and/or, 3) Demonstrated potential as a Creativity Professional.
MY CREATIVITY GRANT can be a generous grant for those making a strong demonstration for passion and interest toward working in the studio arts.
OTHER AWARDS AS ANNOUNCED will be posted here. We suggest that you contact Financial Planning and/or watch for on-campus announcements for more information!
What kind of Scholarships and Awards are available from sources outside of Living Arts College?
A variety of scholarships throughout the country: http://www.college-scholarships.com/
Scholarship America: http://scholarshipamerica.org/index.php
Big Future: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search
Cappex: https://www.cappex.com/scholarships/FastWeb Scholarships: http://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships
Walt Disney: www.scholarships4students.com/walt_disney_company_foundation_scholarship
North Carolina Student Incentive Grant: www.cfnc.org
Foundation for the Carolinas Scholarship: www.fftc.org/scholarships
Church’s Chicken Community Scholarship Program: www.scholarsapply.org
Coca-Cola Scholars: www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org
ASID Foundation Legacy Scholarship for Undergraduates
University Film and Video Association
Carole Fielding Student Grants
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Student Academy Awards
Warner Bros. Animation/Hanna-Barbera HonorshipThe Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation GrantUniversity Film and Video AssociationCarole Fielding Student Grants
Society of Illustrators: http://www.societyillustrators.org/Awards-and-Competitions/Student-Scholarship/Overview.aspx
The Randy Pausch Scholarship: http://www.interactive.org/foundation/scholarships.asp
Media Design/New Media/Graphic Design
TIME & INVESTMENT
If accepted, complete your program quickly at lower cost and enter the job market sooner. See all the Creative Arts program details below.
Why Living Arts?
Hands-on experiences in the studios and on location. An experienced, caring faculty lead student immersion into Extreme Creativity.
College investment is about more than tuition.
With our Financial Planning Office you will set up a budget to project and plan your total college costs.
SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS
We support a team effort to fund tuition costs plus often overlooked personal living expenses while attending. Assistance available to all who qualify. Details below.
A time to explore your passion
in the world of Creativity!
If you are in the North Carolina area and if your passion is working in the creativity arena, you will benefit from attending MY CREATIVITY, THE OPEN HOUSE. Campus location details and free registration are available at: www.livingartsgo.com
Eligibility for acceptance
Becoming eligible for acceptance to Living Arts begins with talking to an Advisor or completing an online application.
After speaking to an Advisor we will schedule an introduction in person or via video/phone. We'll begin exploring your potential for success.
Living Arts has frequent program starts. The serious candidate will want to apply early. Read more below...
Admissions: Learn More
Where do I begin?
The first step is scheduling a Guided Interview. Phone +1.919.488.8504 in the US to speak to an Advisor.
How do I apply?
What if I am interested in applying today, but I still have a few questions and would like to speak to someone?
Email an advisor at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Be sure to include your first and last name, your city and country. Include your phone number telling us if it is a mobile or home number.
If you want an expert advisor to phone you simply ask ..."phone me on (date and day of week) at (time, based on EST/New York time)".
Complete the "Request Info" form on the front of the college web site.
Phone us in the US at: +1 919 488 8504 at 9AM to 7PM EST (New York Time) Monday through Thursday or 9AM to 4PM Friday and Saturday.
If you are visiting the US, plan a campus visit. We are just 25 minutes from RDU—Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Our campus address is: 3000 Wakefield Crossing Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614 USA
How do I know if I'm eligible for a program at Living Arts College?
Phone +1.919.488.8504 in the US to speak to an Advisor...
I would like to attend the Open House. Tell me more.
1 - Attend the SHOW ... and see the work and learn how students and graduates are becoming New Media creativity professionals. You'll receive valuable insight to breaking in at what is usually a highly competitive field.
2 - Experience MINI-WORKSHOPS for real-world, hands-on know-how. Find out how Living Arts is about getting to work with more advanced studio learning. Yes, there is a difference with studio-level learning vs. classroom theory sessions.
3 - Get rewarded learning WHO IS ACCEPTED to a higher level studio experience at Living Arts?
4 - Discover how your passion for creativity TRANSLATES to qualifying for FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE. The College provides access to both Federal grants and loan and/or campus awards for qualified students.
On Campus Housing in One of the Most Liveable Cities
An impressive on-campus housing option
is available. Discover a convenient kind of housing experience. SMARTSUITES is on-campus and offers suites, each with 2, single person bedroom/study areas + bathroom, kitchen and living room space.
Includes shared, two bedroom suite at an all inclusive cost that includes HD TV panel with Dish Network, dishwasher, full size refrigerator, microwave, instant hot water system, and dining area with video monitoring and pass card entry.
Stay Smart at SMARTSUITES
You can learn about budgeting planning assistance that includes housing and living costs. Our Student Services office get involved to get your housing squared away.
MAIN Campus Location
Central North Carolina is beautiful year-round, legendary for its blue skies, unforgettable sunsets, and abundant recreational hotspots.
Safety & Security
Raleigh is rated safer than several big-city regions. Nonetheless, the safety & wellness of our students is #1. The campus is monitored 24/7 for safety and security.
How To Visit
This is a hands-on experience in and outside the studios. Find the campus studios under a series of Monolithic clear span domes. Directions here.