How to Apply - Graduate

Continue your education with our graduate programs.

KCAD offers unique graduate programs and certificate programs. Select the program you wish to apply to below for program-specific application requirements.

For information on admissions to any of our graduate programs, please contact our Senior Admissions Counselor by email at [email protected], by phone at 616.259.1237, or schedule a virtual appointment.


Priority Deadlines

In order to receive priority consideration for graduate fellowships, graduate assistantships, or scholarships, applicants to KCAD graduate programs must apply and submit all required application materials by the following priority application deadlines:

  • Spring 2022 semester applicants: October 15, 2021
  • Fall 2022 semester applicants: Janiary 15, 2022

KCAD encourages outstanding candidates to apply at all times. KCAD will accept and consider applications after the priority deadlines; however, applicants may not receive consideration for graduate fellowships, graduate assistantships, or scholarships after priority deadline dates.


Application Requirements