PCA&D Events

PCA&D students gather for Artist Talks, special activities, shows and presentations, trips to major art centers of the East Coast, and more.

Sheralyn Otto oil on canvas

First Friday Lancaster – Selected Artworks From the BFA Program

7/01/17 - 7/01/17

This exhibition features a selection of outstanding artwork created...

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Clubs & Activities

PCA&D students get involved with activities, clubs, Student Council, trips to major east-coast art centers, and more. Professional Clubs & Events The major departments at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design recommend that students become members of a professional organization and participate in department-sponsored events.  The following organizations and events are strongly recommended. American Institute

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Student Council

Each year, student council officers and department representatives are elected by their peers. The entire PCA&D student body is encouraged to attend student council meetings to share ideas about how to enhance the student experience. Student Council meets during the school year every 2nd and 4th Thursday at 1 p.m. in the PCA&D board...

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Living in Lancaster

The walkable Lancaster city is a regional art mecca with endless activities for you to explore.

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Helping PCA&D students live and learn in the City of Lancaster.

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Network to Success

Get help finding the job that could launch your career as a professional artist. All enrolled BFA students, continuing education students and alumni are eligible to use Network to Success, the online job board. Network to Success will allow you to: Search for jobs targeted to students/alumni of Pennsylvania College of Art & Design Search

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Commencement and Senior Show

Friday, May 5, 2017 Commencement: 11:00 a.m., Lancaster Marriott Hotel at Penn Square, 25 S Queen Street, Lancaster PA 17602. Senior Show & Celebration at PCA&D, 204 N. Prince St., Lancaster PA 17603 Family Preview, 4 – 5 p.m. Open to the Public, 5 – 8 p.m. 35th Commencement The 35th Commencement of Pennsylvania College of

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College Safety

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design takes an active role in ensuring the safety of its students, faculty and staff. Students at PCA&D are taught to take basic cautionary steps and use common sense, just as they would in any other urban environment. The College’s entrance is secured at all times and all external visitors

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