Thank you for your interest in our academy! In late January, Oakland Tech will begin to have a series of academy outreach events for current 9th graders. Students will be able to meet current academy students, view current work, and ask questions about the program from a student’s perspective.

FADA Entrance Requirements

FADA Artist Statement


  • Oakland Tech will also host a day for each academy. In 2017, FADA Day is Thursday February 9th. Please join us in the library during lunch to talk with students and instructors.
  • On February 15, Oakland Tech will host an Academy Faire. All academies will be represented on this day and students will come through the faire with an assigned class.
  • On February 16, Oakland Tech will host Academy Info Night for parents and prospective students. Please join us!
  • February 27th is Academy Interview day. Please see the documents below in order to be fully prepared for your FADA interview.