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We would love to show you around

What better way to learn more about RMCAD than to come and see it for yourself? When you visit our historic campus, you’ll have the chance to see our galleries and classrooms, talk to professors, and witness firsthand what it’s like to attend RMCAD. We offer information sessions, scheduled tours tailored to your interests, and a virtual tour you can take from anywhere.

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RMCAD is home to four galleries that showcase the work of our students and faculty, as well as visiting national and international artists. Our campus is also home to an outdoor sculpture garden.

We welcome you to visit our galleries, including Philip J. Steele, Rude, and Rotunda! Gallery hours are 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Please check in at the front desk of the Texas Building for a parking pass and campus information. Click here to read about current exhibitions.


Enter the campus through the main gates (by the brick signs). Visitor parking is available on the north side of the Texas Building, the first building you encounter as you enter the campus. Please enter through the north entrance of the Texas Building and check in at our Information Desk in the center of the first floor hallway.

hotel information

The Holiday Inn Lakewood 

The Holiday Inn Lakewood, an award-winning, full-service hotel is located 8 miles south of campus. RMCAD visitors may enjoy a significantly discounted standing room rate of $129/night. Please mention code “ILKA8” when making reservations.

The hotel is located at 7390 W. Hampden Avenue, near the intersection of Wadsworth and Hampden (US 285). A courtesy shuttle between the hotel and campus is offered for all RMCAD guests based on availability. Call 888.737.5253 for reservations or visit for more information.

Art Institute Students: We are here to support you. Please call: 1-800-888-2787 and select option 1 or click here.

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