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Upcoming Events

At the moment, there are no in-person Admissions events scheduled due to COVID-19. For now, you can learn more about Woodbury by viewing our Video Viewbook, Interactive Viewbook PDF, or taking a Virtual Tour. We are also offering a few select Virtual Events that we encourage you to attend!

Video viewbook

INTERACTIVE VIEWBOOK PDF

TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR

Taking place from 4-5 PM (PDT). Invite only. Details coming soon!

Taking place from 4-5 PM (PDT). Invite only. Details coming soon!

Taking place from 4-5 PM (PDT). Invite only. Details coming soon!

Taking place from 4-5 PM (PDT). Invite only. Details coming soon!

Past Events

Prospective transfer students are invited to join us for an evening info session on July 22nd, from 6-7 PM PDT. The Admissions team will be available to answer your questions about transfer admission requirements, portfolios, transfer credit, and scholarships.

Are you a soon-to-be transfer student looking at your options?

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  • Learn about merit scholarships
  • Virtually meet on Zoom with an Admissions representative
  • Have your transcripts evaluated by a Registrar’s Office representative

Make an appointment with Woodbury University to receive an admissions decision on the spot! Our staff will help you navigate the admissions process every step of the way.

How to Prepare:
  • Email your transcripts to us by 5 pm on Wednesday, July 21st to elizabeth.delacruz@woodbury.edu so we can evaluate your transcripts (unofficial or official) before your appointment time. Please put in the subject line your intended major. A list of majors can be found at woodbury.edu/academics.
  • Apply online using the Woodbury Application woodbury.edu/apply.

Are you a soon-to-be transfer student looking at your options?

JOIN US!
  • Learn about merit scholarships
  • Virtually meet on Zoom with an Admissions representative
  • Have your transcripts evaluated by a Registrar’s Office representative

Make an appointment with Woodbury University to receive an admissions decision on the spot! Our staff will help you navigate the admissions process every step of the way.

How to Prepare:

Woodbury University will host a virtual MBA Information Session on Thursday, July 15 from 5:30pm-6:00pm followed by an opportunity to sit in on a class with current students from 6:00pm-7:00pm (PDT)!

Event highlights:
  • Introduction to Woodbury’s MBA program and how to apply
  • Scholarship opportunities (up to $18,000!)
  • Q&A with admissions
  • Virtually attend WMBA 5745 Healthy, Humane and Sustainable Living, taught by MBA Chair Dr. Satinder Dhiman at 6:00pm (PDT)

At the end of the Information Session, a course link will be provided for those interested in joining the MBA course.

Woodbury’s MBA program lets you earn your MBA in as little as one year. Courses are delivered in the evenings over 7 weeks so that you can balance your personal, professional, and academic life. The program is designed to provide you with all the tools you need to be successful in the world of business, regardless of where you are in your career.

Incoming Fall 2021 students: Make sure to contact your counselor and sign up to attend our Out of State Student Virtual Meetup on Wednesday, July 14th from 4pm to 5pm (PST). 

Meet new students from 25+ different states while we cover:  

  • Neighborhood highlights (what to do in town, where to eat/shop, etc.)
  • Must-do activities in Southern California 
  • Living on campus versus living off campus
  • Transportation and getting around
  • Handling culture shock
  • How to fight homesickness blues

We will also be raffling off a pair of concert tickets to see Maluma at the historic Forum in September!

This event is invite-only.

Are you a soon-to-be transfer student looking at your options?

JOIN US!
  • Learn about merit scholarships
  • Virtually meet on Zoom with an Admissions representative
  • Have your transcripts evaluated by a Registrar’s Office representative

Make an appointment with Woodbury University to receive an admissions decision on the spot! Our staff will help you navigate the admissions process every step of the way.

How to Prepare:

Prospective transfer students are invited to join us for an evening info session on July 8th, from 6-7 PM PDT. The Admissions team will be available to answer your questions about transfer admission requirements, portfolios, transfer credit, and scholarships.

Prospective transfer students are invited to join us for an evening info session on June 24th, from 6-7 PM PDT. The Admissions team will be available to answer your questions about transfer admission requirements, portfolios, transfer credit, and scholarships.

Prospective transfer students are invited to join us for an evening info session on June 10th, from 6-7 PM PDT. The Admissions team will be available to answer your questions about transfer admission requirements, portfolios, transfer credit, and scholarships.

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Join our Real Estate Development alumni as we take a virtual tour of their recently built projects. Our Chair and Admissions Counselor will be there to answer any questions about our program and our admissions process. You will also have the opportunity to ask our alums questions.

This event is free and open to everyone and takes place from 10AM – 12PM PDT.

We look forward to seeing you!

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Join us on Thursday, May 20th from 6-7 PM (PDT), for ‘The Power of Influence,’ an event hosted by our Communications and Marketing departments.

Learn how majoring in Communication or Marketing at Woodbury can help you strengthen your social media presence.
  • Engage with current Woodbury students and alumni
  • Interact with program chairs to learn about curriculum and career pathways
  • Admissions Counselors will be available to answer questions about our rolling application process
Panelists:
  • Madison Chambers-Garcia, B.B.A Class of 2021
  • Mariya Palanjian, B.B.A. Class of 2002, M.B.A. Class of 2004
  • Kahren Torosyan, B.A. Class of 2021

Woodbury University’s Office of Admissions and the School of Business invite you to learn more about our MBA program, how to apply, and have the opportunity to attend a sample lecture. Join us and experience our classes for yourself!

  • 5:30 – 6:30 pm (PDT): Information Session; The Woodbury MBA/How to apply + Q&A
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm (PDT): WMBA 506 Marketing Concepts and Strategies with Dr. Theresa Billiot

This course will equip students with the relevant knowledge, perspectives, and practical skills required to develop marketing strategies to leverage the opportunities inherent in today’s global, digital marketplace including: international marketing, social media, consumer-to-consumer online interactions, internet marketing, mobile marketing, and big data. The elements of the marketing mix and the promotional mix are reviewed with emphases on the development of sound strategic planning, implementation, and control. Case studies will be used to simulate management decision-making processes in the marketing arena.

Don’t Let the Fall Semester Melt Away!

Woodbury University invites you to be part of our LAST CALL FOR FALL event!

Extended hours mean we’re here to meet with you virtually, collect outstanding items, and make sure you don’t miss out on 137 years of Woodbury tradition!

We’re offering webinars, student-guided virtual campus tours, virtual scavenger hunts, and yes, delivered ICE CREAM!

Admissions Counselor Appointments:

If you wish to schedule a one-on-one appointment with your admissions counselor, please contact your counselor directly. If you are unsure of who your admissions counselor is, you may visit the Meet Your Counselor page, email us at info@woodbury.edu or text us at 818.532.5392.

Financial Aid Counselor Appointments:

If you wish to schedule a one-on-one appointment with your financial aid counselor, please email finaid@woodbury.edu to check availability.


RSVP for our Webinars (all times in PDT)

Monday, April 26

Live Admissions Q&A at 5:30 pm

Join the Admissions team for a question and answer session. We will cover frequently asked questions about financial aid, housing, placement exams, orientation, student life, living in Burbank/Los Angeles/San Diego, veterans and working students, counseling, study away, COVID-19, and disabilities & accommodations. There will be plenty of time for you to ask additional questions during the session as well.

The password to watch the recording is m3F*0HMs.

watch HERE

Virtual Scavenger Hunt #1 at 6:30 pm

Learn more about us, meet other students and if you win the hunt, you get 6 pints of Coolhaus ice cream (a $100 value) delivered to your door!

Tuesday, April 27

Current Students Q&A at 5:30 pm

Here’s a great opportunity to ask current Woodbury students any questions you have about student life, clubs and organizations, living on or off-campus, student government, fraternities, and sororities, cultural organizations, leadership development, and anything else you are curious about.

The password to watch the recording is 8W9gr.hw.

watch HERE

Themed Kahoot Quiz #1 at 6:30 pm

Learn more about us, meet other students and if you have the highest quiz score, you get 6 pints of Coolhaus ice cream (a $100 value) delivered to your door!

Wednesday, April 28

Financial Aid Webinar at 5:30 pm

Admissions and Financial Aid will cover our different types of financial aid, cost of attendance, expected family contribution, financial need, how to apply for financial aid, the application process, net costs, and special circumstances. There will be a Q & A for any questions you may have.

The password to watch the recording is P5d2Zzw?.

watch HERE

Hulu Watch Party at 6:30 pm

Join Admissions and the incoming Fall 2021 class to watch an episode of the ABC sitcom Black-ish featuring the Woodbury University campus throughout the show! We have a ton of movies and TV shows that film on campus, and this is a great chance to see our Quad and Library if you haven’t been on campus.

Thursday, April 29

Housing Webinar at 5:30 pm

Admissions and our Housing Department will cover room and board, benefits of living on campus, the application process, our housing assignment policy, COVID-19 impact, off-campus housing options, our housing contract, and any other questions you may have.

The password to watch the recording is XUT4a#S+.

watch HERE

Themed Kahoot Quiz #2 at 6:30 pm

Learn more about us, meet other students and if you have the highest quiz score, you get 6 pints of Coolhaus ice cream (a $100 value) delivered to your door!

Friday, April 30

Placement Exam & Orientation Webinar at 5:30 pm

Admissions and Academic Affairs will cover placement exams and new student orientation: how to sign up and what to expect. There will be a Q & A for any questions you may have.

The password to watch the recording is f!n96@lx.

watch HERE

Virtual Scavenger Hunt #2 at 6:30 pm

Learn more about us, meet other students and if you win the hunt, you get 6 pints of Coolhaus ice cream (a $100 value) delivered to your door

Saturday, May 1

School of Architecture (San Diego & Burbank) Guided Campus Tour at 11:00 am

Join us for a student-led, interactive virtual campus tour of the School of Architecture at both the Burbank and San Diego campuses.

The password to watch the recording is 6HtF=&MV.

watch HERE

School of Media, Culture & Design Guided Campus Tour at 12:00 pm

Join us for a student-led, interactive virtual campus tour of the School of Media, Culture & Design at the Burbank campus.

The password to watch the recording is 6HtF=&MV.

watch HERE

School of Business & College of Liberal Arts Guided Campus Tour at 12:30 pm

Join us for a student-led, interactive virtual campus tour of the School of Business and College of Liberal Arts at the Burbank campus.

The password to watch the recording is 6HtF=&MV.

watch HERE

Join our interactive session to learn more about the growing computer science world. Work directly with our faculty to complete a short activity. Activities include:
  • Compute a shape
  • Build a program
  • Get under the hood of big data

The activities will be followed by Q&A sessions. All technology will be browser-based during the event.

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Learn more about Animation and Graphic Design’s portfolio requirements and receive feedback from our program chairs.
  • Engage with students
  • Program chairs will speak about portfolio requirements
  • Present your portfolio and receive instant feedback
  • Learn about the admissions process
Learn more about Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing and how Woodbury prepares you to thrive in the changing fashion industry.
  • Engage with students
  • Engage with the chairs for Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing
  • Learn about the future of fashion in a virtual world
  • Get information on internship and job opportunities within the fashion industry

Join us for Woodbury’s School of Architecture Spring Portfolio Workshop!

This virtual workshop is for students in either of our campuses in Burbank or in San Diego.
    • 10:00 am – Dean’s Introduction
    • 10:15-11:15 am – Chose between one of the sessions:
      • SESSION 1- GRAPHICS AND LAYOUT Our instructor will go over the basics of putting together a digital portfolio. Topics include: choice of font type and size, layout (image placement, blank space, page orientation), software.
      • SESSION 2 – PORTFOLIO REVIEW Have your portfolio (finished or in-progress) reviewed by our Architecture and Interior Design faculty for valuable feedback to help improve your graphic portfolio.
    • 11:30 am-12:30 pm – PORTFOLIO REVIEW 2 (This second session is for students who participated in the GRAPHICS AND LAYOUT session.)
    • 12:30-1:00 pm – (Optional) Virtual of our Making Complex
Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 3rd for our School of Architecture Graduate Open House event where you will be able to:
    • Meet the program heads, mingle with the Dean, and chat with current graduate students
    • Learn about the range of graduate program degrees including the Master of Architecture, the Master of Interior Design, and the Master of Science in Real Estate Development
    • Get information on admissions, scholarships, and financial aid
    • Attend breakout sessions that describe our institutional values, our learning culture, and our design tools and techniques

Join us on Saturday, January 30, for our undergraduate virtual open house!

9:00am – 1:00pm
    • Learn about our 20+ programs, including two new majors for Fall 2021
    • Engage with academic deans and chairs
    • Engage with student life staff
    • Engage with student leaders
    • Get information on admissions, scholarships, and financial aid
    • Take a guided virtual tour online from the comfort and safety of your home!
    • Application fee waivers will be provided to all attendees