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How to Apply to Dodge College

» How to Apply to Dodge College

Follow these steps to apply to Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University.

Step 1: Know your deadline

First, make sure you know your application deadline. That way you can apply on time.


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Step 2: Submit Your Common Application

Follow the Chapman application process to submit your Common Application.

You can’t move on to the next step until you have submitted your Common Application. Try to submit your Common Application as soon as possible so that you have time for step 3.

If you're looking to finish up your application close to the deadline, check out our last minute application tips.


Step 3: Submit your Creative Supplement

All Dodge College applicants must submit a Creative Supplement. Your Creative Supplement is a showcase of work that you’ve done in your field. For example, if you are applying to be a Film Production major, you will submit a short film.

You only have to submit a Creative Supplement for your first-choice major. If you include a 2nd-choice major on your application, you don’t have to submit a Creative Supplement for it.

Submit your Creative Supplement on your Application Status Page. You can only access your Application Status Page after you have submitted your Common Application, so be sure to submit your Common Application as soon as possible. If you are having issues, check out our Creative Supplement upload tips.

The requirements for the Creative Supplement are different for each major. Choose your major to view requirements:


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Step 4: Wait

You’re all done. Now just sit tight. We’ll review your application and get back to you soon.

You can view your application checklist and admission status on your Application Status Page.

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