Students may apply to enter the program through any one of the four participating units(Industrial Design; Interactive Computing; Literature, Media, and Communication (LMC) Psychology), the choice of which usually reflects that student's intended area of specialization and general background. Students with diverse and eclectic backgrounds are encouraged to apply, including those with previous work experience. In fact, about half of our students have worked for anywhere from one or two up to 10 or 15 years before joining us.
Three letters of recommendation
Statement of purpose
An internet project portfolio (required for LMC, ID)