Application resources

Before you begin your architecture school portfolio

  Probably one of the most significant things applicants freak out about is the application portfolio. You’ve been asked to, in a way, do the undoable. They don’t teach architecture in school; your physics teachers seem to think you should be focusing on learning about structural engineering and your art teachers are perhaps a bit … Continue reading Before you begin your architecture school portfolio

What goes into an architecture school application?

  This post deals with the basic components. For the individual components to be explained in more detail, such as the portfolio, interview, or personal statement/essay keep an eye on application resources. Part 1: Ultimately, your application depends entirely on which school / application system you're using. Part 2: However, each school follows a similar … Continue reading What goes into an architecture school application?

Architecture school selection

  Architecture is vocational, and this has made each of its schools vary in certain respects. Aside from geographical and financial differences, schools differ in course structure, course focus, collaboration vs non-collaboration, written heavy, design heavy...etc. Many applicants panic when choosing a school because they worry that traits from each school may force their own … Continue reading Architecture school selection