Tips for applying?

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Tips for applying?

Postby IGfortyK » Thu May 19, 2011 3:17 pm

Hello all,

I am currently preparing to apply to a design school. I have never applied to one before and I have read, off of the school's site, what the requirements are (a personal essay, two recommendations, a portfolio, etc.).

I am going into this off of the basic list I was given. I understand what to do but does anyone have any tips to ensure a good quality portfolio, essay, or recommendation?

Thank you in advance.
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Re: Tips for applying?

Postby swayalign » Thu Jul 14, 2011 11:07 am


The best thing you can do is to just do what they ask for and have a couple people check your applications for errors etc. People know when you are doing too much, and when you haven't done enough. Give them quality.
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Re: Tips for applying?

Postby dytecture » Mon Oct 17, 2011 6:43 pm

Make sure your portfolio stands out from the crowd, most design school look for each applicant's personality, style, and they drive to work hard once they're accepted.
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