Eligibility Criteria & Student Policies

Public Inclusion & Diversity Policy

Cow House Studios welcomes diversity which includes, but is not limited to gender, race, nationality, sexual orientation, disability, and socio-economic background.

Student Essential Eligibility Criteria

  • Participants must be willing to abide by our mobile phone policy. During weekdays phones will be collected at 1 pm and given back at 8 pm. Mobile phones are not allowed at meals.
  • Participants should be open-minded, self-aware, and curious.
  • Participants must demonstrate the ability to create art independently.
  • Participants must have the ability to communicate their ideas both within a group and on an individual basis.
  • Participants should have enough command of the English language to understand and communicate effectively.
  • Participants must be able to self-medicate without the aid of assistance.
  • Participants must be willing to follow the stipulated rules and guidelines.
  • Participants should be able to travel and navigate independently.
  • Participants must be prepared to engage with their environment, which includes hiking and biking in various weather conditions.

Student Policies 

  • Participants must be fully transparent and truthful on all FieldWorks registration forms.
  • Participants must strive to be respectful of each other’s differences and be conscious of and patient with the needs of their peers.
  • Participants will not engage in conduct which is deemed detrimental to the best interests of themselves, other students or Cow House Studios itself.
  • Participants will attend and fully participate in scheduled learning activities to develop intellectually, creatively and professionally.
  • Participants must actively participate in their own learning by setting and pursuing individual goals along with the assistance of Cow House faculty.
  • Participants will ask for support and guidance when needed.
  • Participants will tell a Cow House Studios staff or faculty member when a problem is encountered.
  • Participants must not engage in excessive drinking of alcoholic beverages on Cow House Studios grounds or excursions.