Oxford Weekend

At the start of their degree work, new students meet in Oxford, Ohio for a long weekend of design and conversation that initiates each student's degree work.

At the start of their time in the program, incoming learners in the xdMFA will meet in Oxford, Ohio for a long weekend of face-to-face learning in the xdMFA Graduate Studio. Learners will participate in design intensives and receive personalized instruction over the course of the weekend. This weekend will serve as a kick-off weekend where the incoming cohort can meet each other, visit with faculty, get a sandwich at Bagel and Deli, and enjoy Oxford’s beautiful campus.

Oxford Weekend Schedule

A sample weekend schedule for Oxford weekend.

Thursday

All DayArrival
8 p.m.Introduction Meeting: Welcome2 hours

Friday

MorningMorning Workshop and Discussion3 hours
LunchChat and Collaborate1.5 hours
AfternoonAfternoon Workshop and Discussion3 hours
DinnerChat and Collaborate1.5 hours
EveningStudio Work

Saturday

MorningWrap-Up Workshop and Critique3 hours
LunchChat and Collaborate1.5 hours
AfternoonPresentations and Report-Outs3 hours

Sunday

All DayDepart