2019 Sophomore Portfolio Review Registration

In order to take 300- and 400- level courses in the Graphic Design program, students are required to meet all prerequisite courses, including the Sophomore Portfolio Review.

This Review is based primarily on creative performance. Supporting documentation such as a writing sample, contextual statements, and process notebook contribute to the evaluation as secondary elements. The focus of the Review is on the totality of the projects presented, with emphasis placed on the ability to demonstrate the expertise needed to be successful in 300- and 400-level courses.

What do I need to bring?

Mark ONE of the following:*

Scholarship Application


Scholarships are awarded to full-time continuing art practices and post-review graphic design majors who have completed at least 20 credit hours in the department with at least 6 credit hours remaining before graduation. Awards are based on financial need and accomplishment in Art Practices and Graphic Design.

What is your declared major?*

When did you declare?

Number of hours for which you were/are enrolled at PSU this term and plan to be enrolled the following terms.*

Current departmental class standing?*


By clicking the submit button, I acknowledge my understanding that THE RESULTS OF THIS REVIEW ARE FINAL and not open to debate. I also acknowledge that it is my responsibility to retrieve my portfolio materials after the graphic design program has completed the Review.

I will personally come to retrieve my own materials or I will make proper arrangements with another party for them to be retrieved on the announced portfolio pick-up date.

Disclaimer: While all work is treated with care and respect, PSUGD and the reviewers bear no responsibility for any damage done to portfolios or design pieces submitted for review.