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New York State Summer School of the Arts

Experience it Yourself

School of Visual Arts Student Application Form

Student Information
Date of Birth: (mm/dd/yyyy)
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Student's E-mail:
Parent/Guardian's Information
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I, the parent/guardian of the above named student, consent to the release of the information on this application to NYSSSA. I authorize NYSSSA to use my student's name in association with any news releases, and permit the use of any photographs, digital images or videos taken during the audition for publicity or documentation purposes.
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Part II. Statement of Artistic Intent (to be completed by student)

In addition to submitting this online form the applicant acknowledges they must also attach a Portfolio Contents Form. Form(s) are available on the NYSSSA Website at: (Please note: Returnees are encouraged to submit a portfolio of no more than 5 recent works)

Notes for Digital Portfoli0

Please share your digital portfolio via Dropbox or Google with or mail your artwork on a flash drive to the NYSSSA Albany office. Work must be submitted or postmarked by February 29, 2020 Materials sent by mail will not be returned to the student.

Portfolio requirements can be found on the NYSSSA website: