Student Resource Page

Admission Policy: The Art Colony welcomes all students regardless of age, race, gender, religion, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation or disability.  Adult classes are open to students ages 16 and older, unless otherwise noted.  Contact the Art Colony if special circumstances apply. We ask that students note the skill levels outlined for each individual class and honor any prerequisites.

ADA Statement: The Grand Marais Art Colony is committed to ensuring that its programs and services are accessible to the broadest range of people with disabilities. The Grand Marais Art Colony does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission, access, or employment in its services, programs, or activities.

Upon request the Grand Marais Art Colony will make its best effort to provide reasonable accommodations to allow individuals with disabilities to participate in all Art Colony services, programs, and activities.

Scholarships: The Art Colony is dedicated to making its learning opportunities accessible to all students regardless of financial need. Specific scholarships are funded by designated gifts from Art Colony members and supporters and include youth need and non-need based scholarships, adult scholarships, and supply fee scholarships.

Work Study: The Art Colony Work Study Program allows students with interests in supporting the arts, arts administration, events, and teaching, to consider taking on a more pivotal role within the Art Colony’s daily operations while earning class tuition credit. While work-study positions are open to anyone, we particularly encourage those potential and current students who have financial need to consider this option.

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