Parents & Families

Welcome, parents, families, and chosen families to our PNCA Community. Here we've assembled answers to frequently asked questions and quick links to resources that will help you help your student thrive.

Why PNCA

Learn more about how Pacific Northwest College of Art prepares students for a life of creative practice, our history, mission, special initiatives, and what programs we offer.

Housing & Transportation

The front door of ArtHouse, the student housing facility at Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA). photo: Shawn Records

Learn about housing options and Residence Life for your student, and how they'll be able to travel to and from campus.

Business Affairs

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Learn how we are committed to help making a world-class arts education affordable and accessible for more students who are passionate about art and design. 

Calendars

Find out what's happening on campus throughout the year including special events reserved for family and friends.

Student Wellbeing

We promote the safety and wellbeing of your student with trainings, workshops, community trips and access to resources. The PNCA Psychologist offers ten free sessions to students each semester. Slothline is a way to submit any concern about a member of the community or any situation, and can be sent anonymously.  

Stay in touch

Follow PNCA's social media accounts to get a real-time look at all the activities and projects created and enjoyed by our community.

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