Graduate Application Guide

Step 3: Upload your portfolio to Herron's SlideRoom

Below, review the portfolio requirements of the program for which you are applying. When you are ready to submit your portfolio, visit Herron's SlideRoom at to upload your images.

There is a $10 submission fee with using Herron's SlideRoom.

Additional instructions for international applicants

If you applying to Herron as an international student, follow the steps below to complete your application.

Application deadlines

February 1: Deadline to submit your completed online application

February 15: Deadline to submit all supplemental materials

Application fees

  • IUPUI online graduate application fee: $60 for U.S. citizens, $65 for international applicants
  • Herron portfolio submission fee: $10 (non-refundable; cannot be waived)

Herron will waive the $60 online application fee for U.S. citizens who attend our Open House or who talk with a Herron representative at the Graduate Portfolio Day event in Chicago. The $65 online application fee for international students who attend one of the two events cannot be waived.


Ask an admissions advisor, or contact Herron's Office of Admissions and Student Services directly at 317-278-9400 or