How to Apply to PNCA Undergraduate Programs

Open Applications and Deadlines

Apply to Fall 2018 Undergraduate Programs →

Online applications for the Fall 2018 semester are currently open. 

There is no cost to submit a completed application.

Transfer Students:

Learn about PNCA's Transfer Scholarships and How To Apply here.

Deposit Deadlines

Fall 2018 - May 1st, 2018

Step 1: Read all application requirements

Read the Undergraduate Application Requirements for all students. You'll need to put together supplemental materials in order to complete your application.

Application Requirements

Step 2: Apply on Slideroom

  1. Go to
  2. Create an account
  3. Select BFA/Undergraduate Program under "Available Programs"
  4. Upload your Application
  5. Click "Submit" and you are complete! There is no cost to apply to PNCA's undergraduate programs.

Have questions about how to apply? Contact an Admissions Counselor Monday - Friday from 9am -5pm PST:  503-821-8972,



PNCA welcomes veterans and family members of veterans who qualify under the provisions of the United States public laws pertaining to their education. Learn more about VA benifits and applying to PNCA on our website here.


Visits & Tours

Although it is not required, we highly recommend a visit to PNCA. During your visit you will tour the campus and meet with an admissions counselor who will review your portfolio. Financial aid and housing information will also be available during your visit.


Notification of Acceptance

The application review committee reviews applications once all required materials have been recieved. You will be notified by mail of PNCA’s admissions decision.


Tuition Deposits

If you accept PNCA’s offer of admission, a nonrefundable $350 tuition deposit is required to secure a place in the incoming class and gain registration privileges. The tuition deposit is due on the date indicated in your acceptance letter. The $350 deposit is credited to your student account upon registration.


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