Arts Expo College Fair

Thank you to all who attended the 2015 Arts Expo College Fair!  Check back next summer for details on the 2016 Arts Expo College Fair!

Teachers: Bring your class to the 2015 College for Creative Studies Arts Expo College Fair Presented by the College for Creative Studies and Kendall College of Art and Design! Admission and bus parking is free, and large groups are welcome. The event will feature more than 40 exhibitors from fine and performing arts colleges across the country, a Teachers’ Lounge with refreshments and information about Michigan Youth Arts’ annual K-12 grant programs.

We kindly request that schools turn in this RSVP Form to or fax it to 248-545-9201 at least a week prior to the event.

Please note: peak hours are between 10am-12pm; to avoid long lines, please plan ahead when scheduling your visit.

Students: Find out where your talent can lead you at the 5th annual Arts Expo! Headlined by College for Creative Studies, the Arts Expo will feature more than 40 fine and performing arts colleges and universities from across the country. This event is FREE and open to any student who is interested in pursuing a degree in music, theatre, dance, visual art, media arts, creative writing, or related arts disciplines.


How much does it cost? Nothing. It’s FREE!

Do I need tickets? There are no tickets, but registration is strongly encouraged. Individuals and small groups can stop by anytime during expo hours. If you’re a large group coming by bus, please  RSVP  and let us know that you’re attending!

Where can I park? Free parking will be available for both vehicles and buses. Please RSVP at least a week prior to the event so we know to expect you.

What can I expect to experience during the Arts Expo? You’ll get the chance to interact with more than 40 representatives from fine arts colleges & universities and discuss their arts programs. You can even show them your portfolio if you’d like! Every student, parent, and teacher who attends will also receive a free complimentary program guide, with complete contact information for every college present at the event. The program booklet also includes networking advice, and information on how to apply for college.

Where is it?
The Novi Civic Center
45175 W. Ten Mile Rd
Novi, MI 48375

Who will be there? The following colleges and universities were present at the 2014 Arts Expo College Fair:

Albion College
Alma College
Art Academy of Cincinnati
Central Michigan University – Department of Theatre & Dance
College for Creative Studies
Columbia College Chicago
Eastern Michigan University – Department of Art
Finlandia University
Ferris State University – Kendall College of Art and Design
Finlandia University
Grand Valley State University – Department of Art & Design Interlochen Center for the Arts
Madonna University
Marygrove College
Michigan State University – Art, Art History & Design
Michigan State University – College of Music
Michigan State University – Theatre
Motion Picture Institute
Oakland University – Department of Music, Theatre & Dance
Olivet College – Performing Arts Department
Rochester College – Department of Music, Theatre & Visual Art Rutgers University – Mason Gross School of the Arts
Saginaw Valley State University – Theatre
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Trinity International University
University of Illinois – College of Fine & Applied Arts
University of Michigan – College of Music, Theatre, and Dance
University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Wayne State University – College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts
Western Michigan University

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