Visit Cooper Union
Please note: The Offices of Admissions, Records and Registrar, and Financial Aid are located on the 3rd Floor of 30 Cooper Square.
Regular business hours are 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday. We are closed on weekends. Beginning Friday, June 12th, summer hours will take effect. Summer hours, through Labor Day weekend, are Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 5:15 pm, and closed Friday through Sunday.
Open Houses and Tours, Fall 2015
Fall 2015 Open Houses. Registration available September 1, 2015.
- School of Architecture Open House, Sunday, November 15th
- School of Art Portfolio Reviews, Friday, November 6th, 13th, and 20th, and December 4th
- School of Engineering Preview Day, Tuesday, November 10th
For regular tour dates for each school, see below.
The School of Architecture hosts small group tours during the academic year. Pre-registration is required for these tours. Please contact The School of Architecture Office at (212) 353-4220 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register and for further information.
The School of Art will host tours on Mondays at 1 pm through the month of August. Tours will meet at the Foundation Building at 7 East 7th Street. Space on tours is limited and registration is required. You may sign up for tours here.
Tours during the fall semester will take place Mondays and Fridays at 1 pm beginning in September. These are separate from Portfolio Review Day. You may sign up for a fall semester tour here.
The Cooper Union actively participates in events sponsored by The National Portfolio Day Association across the US and Canada. You can view a list of the events Cooper Union representatives will attend for the 2015-2016 school year here.
The School of Art also hosts on-campus portfolio reviews in the fall. These open houses are the best time to visit the School of Art.
Portfolio Reviews will be held on Cooper Union's campus on the following dates:
- Friday, November 6th
- Friday, November 13th
- Friday, November 20th
- Friday, December 4th
Registration for on-campus Portfolio Reviews will open in early September. You may register for as many of the dates as you wish.
If, due to religious observance, you are unable to attend a portfolio review on a Friday afternoon/evening, we can make alternative arrangements for you. Please contact us at email@example.com in September
You are encouraged to bring your sketchbook and other original pieces, rather than a laptop, flash drive, etc. We cannot guarantee access to Wi-Fi for you.
We welcome you to visit our events and exhibitions as well, which are open to the public unless otherwise specified.
The School of Engineering hosts small tours for prospective engineering students and their families. Registration is required.
To register for a School of Engineering Tour during the Fall 2015 semester, please click here. More dates will be added as they become available.
If you have any questions about the application process or to register for the tours, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.