Watch recordings of previous webinars by Emerson students, faculty, and staff that will help you get to know Emerson, and more about college in general. If there is a topic you would like to learn more about that is not covered in a webinar, or you have any other questions about Emerson College, please email admission [at] emerson.edu or call 617-824-8600.

Emerson at a Glance

Alumni Outcomes Q&A

Hear from our alumni about how their Emerson experiences prepared them for successful careers across a variety of industries. Panelists include: Mark Donovan, Founder of Karmist LLC; Sandi Goldfarb, Senior Vice President at Rasky Partners, Inc.; Janet Scardino, Chief Revenue Officer at XIX Entertainment; Russell Granet, President and CEO of The New 42nd Street, Inc.; Sara Morgan, Senior Advisor for Product Marketing at Dell EMC.

Ask Us Anything

Undergraduate Admission counselors, current Emerson students, and alumni answer prospective student questions about academics, life on campus and in Boston, and the hands-on and global opportunities offered at Emerson.

Diversity at Emerson

Multicultural students and professional members of the Emerson community discuss diversity at Emerson and the resources available for multicultural students. Originally recorded in Spring 2020.

Emerson Alumni Panel

Hear Alumni share how their Emerson experiences prepared them for successful careers across a variety of industries.

Emerson and Beyond Panel

Hear from an array of student service department staff at Emerson. Learn about Academic Advising, Campus Life, Career Development Center, and Education Abroad & Domestic Programs.

Student Panel

Hear from our student ambassadors for a panel to learn more about life on campus, getting involved, and what it’s like to be an Emersonian.

Industry Leaders Panel

Hear from Emerson trustees, who are leaders in their industries about the role and impact their Emerson experience had in helping them navigate their careers and why they remain dedicated to the Emerson community. Panelists include:Traci Blackwell - EVP & Head of Scripted, BET Networks, MA '90; Kevin Bright - Founding Director of Emerson LA, BA '76; Doug Herzog - Former President of Viacom, BS ’81, LHD ’08; Patricia Peyton - Managing Director of Sphere, BS '84

Transitioning to Emerson: Transfer, First Generation, International, and Veteran Students

Transfer Experience

Wondering about transferring to Emerson College? Hear from the Undergraduate Admission Transfer Team, Office of Financial Aid, Academic Advising, Registrar, Housing and Residence Life, Off-Campus Student Services, and a current transfer student as they discuss the transfer process and experience.

Transfer Ask Us Anything

Hear from current Emerson students who will tell you about their time at Emerson from student life to academics, as well as their experience with the transfer process. Transfer Admission counselors will also answer questions about applying as a transfer student.

Transfer Admitted Student Week: Financing Your Education Q&A

Hear from Senior Associate Director of Financial Aid Eric Glaskin and Director of Financial Aid Angela Grant about the cost of attendance, direct and indirect expenses, and answers to questions related to merit scholarship awards and need-based aid, and insight into financing options - such as education loans and payment plans.

First Generation Q&A

Hosted by the Office of Student Success and Undergraduate Admissions, join us to learn more about the resources available on campus and meet other first generation students and staff.

Visa 101: Understanding the Process and Navigating the System

For international students and their families, questions about the I-20 process are among the most important aspects of preparing to attend college in the United States. Hear from Camille Bouknight, Senior Associate and Operational Director of Admission and Coordinator of International Recruitment, and Iryn McIntyre, Assistant Director of International Student Affairs as they discuss I-20 documentation, visa rules, and what students need to do in order to maintain their status in the U.S.

Financing Your Education

Financing Your Emerson Education

Hear from Senior Associate Director of Financial Aid Eric Glaskin and Director of Financial Aid Angela Grant about the cost of attendance, direct and indirect expenses, and answers to questions related to merit scholarship awards and need-based aid, and insight into financing options - such as education loans and payment plans.

Financing Your Education Abroad

Join Angela Grant, Director of Financial Aid, and Carol Smolinsky, Director of Student Success, as they discuss financial aspects of the Global BFA program. The webinar will explain the cost of attendance, detail direct and indirect expenses, provide answers to questions related to merit scholarship awards and need-based aid, and insight into financing options - such as education loans and payment plans. Originally recorded in Spring 2020.

Program and Major-Specific Q&As

Business of Creative Enterprises Q&A

Learn about the Business of Creative Enterprises and Marketing Communication programs and what they have to offer students at the Undergraduate level and beyond. Marketing Communication Department Chair Brent Smith, Business of Creative Enterprises Program Director Wes Jackson, and current students speak about their experiences and answer viewer questions.

Comedic Arts Q&A

Learn about the Comedic Arts program and what it has to offer students at the Undergraduate level and beyond. Assistant Program Director Matt McMahan and current students speak about their experiences and answer viewer questions.

Communication Sciences and Disorders Q&A

Learn about the Communication Sciences and Disorders program and what it has to offer students at the Undergraduate level and beyond. Program Director Lisa Wisman Weil and current Communication Sciences and Disorders students speak about their experiences and answer viewer questions.

Communication Studies Q&A

Learn about the Communication Studies program and what it has to offer students at the Undergraduate level and beyond. Department Chair Gregory Payne and current students speak about their experiences and answer viewer questions.

Global BFA Visa Q&A

For students in the Global BFA program, completing the visa process is one of the most important aspects of preparing to attend college in the United States and France. Hear from Global Portal Programs Coordinator Erik Osborne, Director of International Student Affairs Andrea Popa, and Associate Director of Internationalization Initiatives Corey Blackmar as they discuss documentation, visa rules, and what students need to do to maintain their status in the United States and France.

Honors Program Q&A

Learn more about Emerson College's Honors Program in the classroom and beyond from Program Director Wendy Walters and current students.

Interdisciplinary Program Q&A

Hear from current faculty and students about the opportunity for students to design their own major at Emerson, and what designing their own program has meant for students in the classroom and beyond.

Journalism Q&A

Learn about the Journalism program and what it has to offer students at the Undergraduate level and beyond. Journalism Department Chair Janet Kolodzy and current students speak about their experiences and answer viewer questions.

Performing Arts Q&A

Learn about the various majors within the Performing Arts department and what each has to offer students at the Undergraduate level and beyond. Director of Programming Eric Weiss and current students speak about their experiences and answer viewer questions.

School of Communication: Discovery Program Q&A

Hear from School of Communication Dean Raul Reis, Program Director Paul Mihailidis, and current students in the School of Communication about the opportunity to explore Emerson's communication programs in your first year.

Writing, Literature and Publishing Q&A

Learn about the Writing, Literature and Publishing and Creative Writing programs and what they have to offer students at the Undergraduate level and beyond. Assistant Professors Adam Spry and Susanne Althoff and current students speak about their experiences and answer viewer questions.

Visual Media Arts Q&A

Learn about the Media Art Production and Media Studies programs and what they have to offer students at the Undergraduate level and beyond. Department Chair Cristina Kotz-Cornejo, Global BFA Program Director Daniel Gaucher, Professor Shaun Clarke, and current students speak about their experiences and answer viewer questions.