Note: The following guidelines are for the Diploma applicants only. If you are applying for the Bachelor of Fine Arts, GDD Major, please use these portfolio guidelines.
A portfolio is a compilation of work created in various mediums that reflect your talent, creative process, knowledge, interests, skills, and artistic development. An entry portfolio for UFV’s Graphic + Digital Design programs includes both visual and written requirements.
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What to include
Your portfolio submission must include the following:
- 10 to 15 pieces of creative work
- Two written reflections
The Graphic and Digital Design Diploma is a limited intake program with 20 seats available each fall on the Mission campus, and 10 seats available each winter on the Abbotsford campus.
Portfolios will be reviewed right after the submission deadline(s). Please submit your portfolio as early as possible for the best opportunity for a seat.
International or out-of-region applicants may be interviewed online via Skype or Google Hangouts.
Fall 2020 Intake (Mission)
Early Portfolio Submission deadline: Wednsday April 1, 2020*
Portfolio Submission deadline: Thursday April 30, 2020
*International students must submit their portfolios by Wednesday April 1, 2020
Winter 2021 Intake (Abbotsford)
Application will open: May 1, 2020
Application deadline: September 30, 2020