Academic advising may be arranged through the Director, Dean, office personnel or individual faculty member, and is available to all students who wish to discuss academic courses, course selection, evaluation of student work, progress, or professional goals.
The duCret Student Council is organized by and for the students. The Student Council is made up of a president, student representatives and a faculty advisor.
In addition to the events sponsored by the Student Council, the students have the opportunity to take part in a number of outside art shows and competitions. Scholarships:
The result of small private donations, awards are limited to insure the continuation of the program. They yearly include two (2) Ottilie Hann Weiss Awards, The Mildred and Furman Finck Memorial Award and the Walter P. Swain Memorial Award. Placement:
Students in their last year also work with the placement advisor to set up portfolio reviews, where they discuss portfolio preparation and presentation techniques, writing resumes and cover letters and the interview process.