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Your portfolio must include the following elements:

  • Eight to twelve pieces of artwork. You might include typography, posters, advertising design, drawings, photography, paintings, computer illustrations, etc. Photos are acceptable for three-dimensional work or site-specific. If submitting web work please submit screen captures and links. Please include a descriptive caption or paragraph for each piece.
  • Portfolio Exercise: Create a composition on that uses TWO squares, TWO circles, and TWO triangles.
  • Also, please provide an essay to the following questions.
  1. Why are you interested in the Graphic Design program?
  2. What are your long- and short-term career goals?
  3. What are your strengths and weaknesses?
  4. What designer or artist has influenced your views on graphic design?


If you lack access to Software or don’t know how to make a .pdf, you can learn more here.

How to make a .pdf with Google Docs

How to make a .pdf with Preview (MAC)

How to make a .pdf with Keynote (MAC) (Hyperlink coming soon)

How to make a .pdf with Powerpoint (WIN) (Hyperlink coming soon)