The Cleveland Institute of Art is one of the nation’s leading accredited independent colleges of art and design. For over 135 years the college has been an educational cornerstone in Cleveland Ohio producing graduates competitive as studio artists designers photographers contemporary craftsmen and educators.
% enrolled undergraduates that are minority students
% enrolled undergraduates that are Latinx students
Scholarship opportunities for Latinx, first generation, or other underrepresented populations.
CIA does not have specific internal scholarships aside from our merit-based scholarship, but we have an amazing financial aid team that supports students in searching for external scholarships.
Support services for Latinx, first generation, or other underrepresented populations.
CIA’s partnership with Case Western Reserve University provides students with services and clubs like La Alianza and the Latinx Alumni Association. CIA specifically has the student organization called Black Scholars and Artists Club – all-inclusive club serves as a safe place for black students and other minorities to share their experiences.