How to Apply

Program Dates: June 28-July 24, 2015

Admissions for the 2015 VASI program are now closed.  Please email to be added to the mailing list for the 2016 program.

The application to VASI includes the following:

  • A brief essay submitted with the online application.
  • $75 application fee, paid by check made payable to Boston University
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher or someone who has supervised the applicant in art-related activities or in other academic work.
  • For information on applying for a VASI scholarship, please see the Tuition page.

Application fees and letters of recommendation should be mailed to:

Boston University School of Visual Arts
Visual Arts Summer Institute
855 Commonwealth Ave Room 552
Boston, MA 02215

Applications will not be reviewed until all parts of the application are received.

Contact Us

Have any questions about the program?  Get in touch at or 617 353 3371.