FAQs

Q: What students may attend FAME?
A: FAME is for students who will enter college in the Fall of 2017 seeking a degree from the College of Fine Arts.

Q: Do I have to audition/or do a portfolio review if I attend?
A: Students are encouraged to schedule an audition/portfolio review but are not required to do so.

Q: If I have already done an audition/portfolio review for an OBU Scholarship, do I need to do another one?
A: No.  Only one is needed. 

Q: My college plans are still undecided.  Do I have to make a commitment to attend OBU if I attend this event?
A: No.  FAME is an event to provide more information about the OBU and the Fine Arts experience.  Many who attend are still considering which college they will attend.

Q: When will I learn about any scholarship from my audition/portfolio review, along with the rest of my financial package?
A: You will receive a letter approximately 3-4 weeks after FAME when your OBU application, FAFSA, and other required documents have been received and your audition/portfolio review is completed.  

Q: Can siblings or friends also stay overnight on campus with OBU students?
A: Due to space limitations, the overnight stay on campus is limited only to registered prospective students 

Q: Can I attend other classes or activities not on the event schedule for FAME or tour other parts of the campus?
A: Please follow the FAME schedule for the duration of the event.  However, with planning through an Admissions counselor, you may attend other classes or activities after the 1:00PM Monday FAME finish.