Visit and Explore NSCAD

Visit us in person
Visit NSCAD for tours and appointments and take advantage of a special nightly rate at the Cambridge Suites Hotel for prospective NSCAD students and their families. Find out more »

Other ways to explore NSCAD
Portfolio days, campus tours and gallery exhibitions are a great way to get to know NSCAD, but for those who can't make it into town for a visit, we encourage you to do a bit of online exploration. Find out more »

About our campuses
NSCAD occupies three very unique campuses in downtown Halifax: the Fountain and Academy Campuses, both rich in character and steeped in history, and the Port Campus, a catalyst for creativity overlooking Halifax's vibrant waterfront. Find out more »

About the city: Halifax for artists
Quirky, diverse, unpredictable—and that's just the weather! Find out what makes Halifax such a dynamic and creative place to live and study. Find out more »

SirJAMacDonald visit 
Sir John A MacDonald High School
visits NSCAD fashion studios
Bluefield school visit

Bluefield High School drops in on a
drawing class discussion

Recruiter, Ruby Boutilier welcomes international agents and guidance counselors to NSCAD

On The Spot admissions at Portfolio Day, Winter 2016 

  Office of Admissions

    Port Campus
    1107 Marginal Rd., room 105

    or call (902) 494 8259
    toll free at 1 888 444 5989


  Office of Student and
  Academic Services
   Fountain Campus
    5163 Duke St., 2nd floor

    or call (902) 494 8195
    toll free at 1 888 444 5989