The School of Art participates in exchange programs with other members of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD) in the United States and Canada. For a complete list of schools see the AICAD website.
How to Apply
Cooper Union Students
Students in good academic standing at the School of Art may participate in exchange programs during their third (junior) year. Students interested in applying for an exchange semester should meet with the Director of Off-Campus Programs to plan and prepare their applications. Students applying for Fall exchange should meet no later than the preceding Spring semester. Students applying for Spring exchange should meet no later than the Fall semester of their junior year.
Students of AICAD-affiliated Schools
Students applying to The Cooper Union through the AICAD exchange program should consult directly with their home school exchange coordinator.