Deadline & scheduling

After being admitted to Cornell and completing a Fine Arts Scholarship Application, you will also need to submit a portfolio of your work by March 1.

Portfolio guidelines

  • Can be submitted electronically as email attachments, as a PowerPoint, on a CD, DVD, flash drive, or as original work
  • Photos must be submitted in JPEG format and be of high quality
  • Include 5-15 pieces of your work
  • For each work of art, include the title of the piece, medium, and dimensions

Sketchbook

  • Optional
  • Will be returned after review, upon request
  • Scans of your sketchbook(s), in addition to your portfolio, are acceptable

Submitting your work

Submissions must be emailed to admission@cornellcollege.edu before midnight on March 1. Or you may send your materials by regular mail, postmarked by March 1 and addressed to:

Cornell College Admission Office
Fine Arts Scholarship
600 First Street SW
Mount Vernon, IA  52314