Admissions + Financial Aid
As a serious student who is passionate about your art, we want you to apply to KCAI and make the dreams for your future a reality. All applicants must have completed a recognized, secondary school program or equivalency.
Become a Part of the KCAI Community
To start, set up a personal KCAI account and submit your application. Applications are welcomed after our deadlines, and scholarships are awarded on a first come, first served basis.
Our Admissions team takes a hands-on approach to recruitment and there is someone to help you every step of the way. Here are some helpful links to get you started.
|December 1||Early Action Deadline|
|February 1||First Year Student Deadline|
|March 1||Transfer Students Deadline|
|May 1*||Fall Deposit Deadline **|
|November 1||Freshmen and Transfer Students Deadline|
|January 15||Spring Deposit Deadline **|
Plan your visit
We offer a variety of opportunities for you to connect with us, both virtually and in-person. Whether you are meeting with a counselor, touring campus, or attending an event, we look forward to seeing you.
Financial Aid + Scholarships
Tuition is just a starting point. 99% of our students receive some form of institutional financial aid. Scholarships and grants are designed to help you reach your educational goals.