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  • Locations: New York City, United States
  • Program Terms: Spring
  • Restrictions: Otis applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Faculty Led Open To: All Majors
Minimum Class Standing: Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore Credit Type: LAS, Studio
Course Name/ CRN: NYC: ART IN CONTEXT # of Units Offered: 2, 3
Non-Refundable Fee $150.00: *Is charged only when one "Commits" to a travel program
Program Description:
nye new museum

This class will introduce students to the New York art scene. Visits to major museums will provide art historical background as well as real world experience in day to day operations. Visits to galleries and artist studios will introduce students to contemporary art as well as the business of art. Tours of the city will provide an introduction to architectural history and urbanism.

New York City, USA

March 15, 2019: Depart from Los Angeles
March 24, 2019: Return to Los Angeles

NOTE: Several course meetings will be held prior to departure throughout the Spring Semester. These meetings will cover a range of topics from travel preparation to the academic components of this course.
1. Click “Apply Now” at the top right corner of this page. This will lead you to create a travel account and apply for this course.
2. Once you receive the acceptance letter, you will need to enroll with the Registration office. The CRN and course code are provided at the top of the page.
3. Once you register, change your status to “Committed” in your travel account. 

Please contact the faculty leader, Alex Slade ( for specific details about this travel study course.
With general questions regarding topics like the application process, cost, flight information, etc. please contact

(based on 16 paying participants, price subject to change based on number of participants)

Transportation from the airport to hotel
14 day unlimited use Metrocard
2 Dinners
Excursions & Activities
Experiential Learning Activities
Museum Entrance Fee
Health Insurance

Course Tuition ($)
Personal Expenses & some meals

Otis College has a thorough Travel Emergency Action Plan established and active within all related travel study programs. For more information on this plan, please click here


NYC promotional presentation.pdf
Emergency Protocols (Travel Emergency Action Plan)

How to Apply to a Travel Study Course

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 12/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 03/15/2019 03/24/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.