Applicants to the Landscape Architecture program are required to submit a portfolio. The portfolio is used to assess your aptitude for visual thinking and design.
The portfolio contents may represent a wide variety of media, including:
- freehand drawings
- travel sketches
- garden design
- and other creative endeavors
as well as evidence of any knowledge of graphics software programs, such as:
- and 3D modeling.
The total number of works should be 10-12. Please include a brief caption with the:
- project intention
- and medium of each work.
The portfolio format is flexible but the department prefers high-quality printed pages of images, spiral bound or displayed in a simple portfolio, 8.5" x 11" or 11"x 17." Please make sure your name clearly appears on all materials and portfolios submitted.
For Undergraduate Admissions, please send your portfolio to:
Professor Josh Cerra
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Department of Landscape Architecture
440 Kennedy Hall
Ithaca NY 14853-4203
Phone: (607) 255-1802
For Graduate Admissions, please upload your portfolio with your application. A hard copy of your portfolio is not required for graduate applications. If you have any questions please contact the Director of Graduate Studies Professor Kathryn Gleason firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like your portfolio returned to you, please be sure to include a self-addressed stamped envelope.