Arts Expo College Fair

2015 Arts Expo College Fair
October 2015 (Date/Time TBD)
Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan
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Calling all visual and performing arts high school students: Find out where your art can lead you at the 5th annual Arts Expo College Fair, which will take place at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi! Last year, representatives from more than 40 fine and performing arts colleges and universities from across the country met with 750 high school students who were interested in pursuing degrees in music, theatre, dance, visual art, media arts, creative writing, and related arts disciplines.

College recruiters: We are accepting sponsorships, ad placements, and exhibitors for the 5th Annual Arts Expo College Fair. Please click here to download the prospectus or email for more information. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

Teachers: You are welcome to bring as many students to the Arts Expo College Fair as you’d like, but please use this RSVP Form if you’re bringing a large group or need (free) bus parking! You may email it to or fax it to 248-545-9201. If you’d like to let your students know about our event, you may also download the printable classroom flyer here.

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

Do I need tickets?
No tickets are required, but registration is suggested. 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 in the Suburban Collection Showplace parking lot.

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 Suburban Collection Showplace, located in Novi on Grand River one mile west of Novi Road. For more information on this state-of-the-art exposition center, please click here.

Who will be there?
The following colleges and universities that 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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