Dates & Fees
Autumn Session: September 7th – November 29th, 2020
Spring Session: February 15th – May 16th, 2021
Fees and Payment
Tuition is €12,950. A deposit of €2590 is due upon confirmation of acceptance. The balance of the fee is due on May 1st, 2020 (Autumn) and October 16th, 2020 (Spring). For registrations made after May 1st, 2020 (Autumn) or October 16th (Spring), tuition is due in full at the time of registration.
The fee includes registration and tuition fees, accommodation, three nutritious meals per day, all art supplies, use of studio equipment, field trip transportation, room and entrance fees, transportation to and from Dublin airport, use of laundry facility, and bed linens.
We accept 8 – 12 students for FieldWorks. Registrations are processed in the order received. Late applicants may reserve a spot on the waiting list with a fully refundable €150 deposit.
Each semester, we provide three scholarships for students to attend FieldWorks. There is one diversity scholarship that covers the entire fee, one financial support scholarship of 75%, and one 25% merit scholarship. Scholarship recipients are chosen by a selection panel and based on financial need and the merit of the submitted portfolio. The deadline for the scholarship application for our Autumn, 2020 semester has passed. Scholarship applications for our Spring 2021 session will be available soon. If you have any questions regarding your eligibility please contact us directly.
All payments must be made in euros. Payment can be made by wire transfer, Visa, or MasterCard. Once we have received the acceptance letter from the successful applicant the person responsible for payment will receive an email with detailed instructions.
FieldWorks is for students aged 18 to 22 years.
A full refund will be given if a request is received in writing at Cow House Studios by June 1st, 2020 (Autumn) November 13th (Spring). Requests received by July 1st, 2020 (Autumn) December 1st, 2020 (Spring) will be given a full refund minus an administrative fee of €2590. No refunds are given for cancellations received after July 1st, 2020 (Autumn) December 1st, 2021 (Spring). Once the program has started, no refunds are granted for early voluntary withdrawal, absences, or behavioral dismissals (decisions which are at the sole discretion of Cow House Studios). In the event that a class is canceled by Cow House Studios for whatever reason, inculding closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all fees will be refunded.
Medical insurance is not included in the program fee. All participants must have medical insurance prior to their arrival in Ireland. Participants should check with their insurance provider to confirm that they will be covered during international travel.
Travel to and from Ireland
Airfare is not included in the fee. Participants must arrive at Dublin airport between 8 am and 1 pm on the first morning of the program, where they will be met and escorted by a Cow House Studios representative. Departing flights should be scheduled between 10 am and 2 pm on the last day of the program. Participants must be in possession of a valid passport and return ticket. Your passport must be valid for a minimum of six months from your arrival date in Ireland.