Note: Non-US citizens should refer to our International Students section.

All application requirements must be completed prior to the application deadline corresponding to the term in which you plan to commence. For a schedule of terms and deadlines, please visit the Academic Calendar.

Application requirements are as follows (incomplete applications will not be considered):

Step 1 — Speak to an Admissions Advisor

Applicants are required to complete an interview with an admissions advisor for consideration to a full time program. We encourage students to meet with an admissions advisor prior to applying in order to gain valuable guidance on submitting a portfolio and application. Advisors are available to meet in person, over the telephone or through Skype. To schedule an appointment, please contact Gnomon either via phone: 323-466-6663 or email:

Step 2 — Fill out and submit your completed online application and non-refundable $75 application fee

Digital Production BFA Application
2-Year Certificate in Digital Production Application

Step 3 — Portfolio

Portfolios should include 15 - 20 pieces in either digital or hardcopy format. For detailed information, please view our Portfolio Guidelines.

Step 4 — As evidence of high school completion, or equivalent, submit an official hardcopy of the following documents via post:

  • Official high school transcripts providing graduation date or proof of completion. High school diplomas will not be accepted.

  • or

  • Certified copy of the student’s General Educational Development (GED) certificate or GED transcript.

  • or

  • Official college/university transcripts that indicate completion of a bachelor’s or graduate degree.

Unsealed or unofficial transcripts will not be accepted. For instructions on submitting transcripts and diplomas, please see the section, Academic Documents.