Join us today! There are several ways to experience the Corcoran: 


Corcoran On the Road

The Corcoran College of Art+ Design hosts and attends recruitment events throughout the United States. Attend an event near you and meet an admissions representative.


Corcoran Personal Tours

Join us in Washington, D.C., to visit the Corcoran College of Art + Design. Tours of our Downtown campus are available Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Your customized visit can include a one-on-one meeting with an admissions counselor, a portfolio review and a tour of the downtown campus. Tours of our Design facilities at our Georgetown campus and housing are available upon request, by appointment only. Please, contact the Office of Admissions at (202) 639-1814 to schedule your visit.

Hotel Partner


The Jefferson, Washington, D.C. (1200 16th St. NW). Ask for “the Corcoran rate” when booking.

Corcoran Campus Visits

Each year, the Corcoran's admissions staff travels to select schools throughout the country to share the outstanding opportunities available at the Corcoran College of Art + Design. Interested school representatives may contact the Office of Admissions directly at (202) 639-1814 to schedule a visit or submit the form below.

Classroom Visits Appointment Sheet

Please list the best available dates for your classroom visit.
First Choice
Second Choice

Downtown College Campus
500 Seventeenth Street NW
Washington, DC 20006

Georgetown College Campus
1801 35th Street NW
Washington, DC 20007

Corcoran Group Tours

Teachers interested in bringing their classes to visit the numerous exhibitions and collections in the Corcoran Gallery of Art may contact the education office directly. For groups of high school-age students, college representatives are available to discuss pre-college and undergraduate degree programs if requested. For more information, click here for museum tours and call (202) 639-1814 for college tours.

The Corcoran’s Downtown campus is located on the corner of Seventeenth Street and New York Avenue NW, across the street from the White House and Old Executive Office Building. We are just a few blocks from two convenient Metrorail stations: Farragut West on the Orange/Blue lines (take the Seventeenth Street exit), and Farragut North on the Red line (take the K Street exit). Once exiting either station, walk south down Seventeenth Street to reach the Corcoran.

Metered street parking is also available in the area from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Parking is free after 10 p.m. and on Sundays and holidays.

Students can reach the Corcoran’s Georgetown campus by Metrobus Routes 31, 32 and 36; the DC Circulator, which stops at the intersection of Wisconsin Avenue and Thirty-fourth Street; and Metrobus Routes D1 and D2, which stop at Thirty-fifth and S Streets, NW.

The following hotels are located near the Corcoran College of Art + Design:
One Washington Circle Hotel
One Washington Circle, N.W.
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 872-1680; (800) 424-9671

Melrose Hotel
2430 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20037
(202) 955-6400

JW Marriott Hotel Pennsylvania Avenue
1331 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20004

(202) 393-2000

Hotel Madera
1310 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036-1502
(202) 296-7600

Hotel Helix
1430 Rhode Island Ave NW
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 462-9001

Downtown campus is located steps from the White House, National Mall, and the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts. Washington’s most popular attractions are a short walk or metro ride away!

Georgetown Campus is located near Georgetown University, north of the major commercial M and Wisconsin streets, surrounded by the greenery of Rock Creek Park, and close to several embassies.

Exhibitions & Events at the Corcoran

Cultural Tourism – DC