Save the Date
CalArts Graduation
CalArts Campus – Graduation Courtyard 
Friday, May 12, 2023
6 pm

We hope you can join us to celebrate and honor the class of 2023!
For the most up-to-date information, please visit 
the Graduation page of our website.

The active participation of the parents and family members of our students helps to ensure that CalArts remains vibrant and strong. Whether your student is just beginning their journey at the Institute, or graduated years ago, we’re happy to have you as part of our community of artists.

We’re here to help

As the family member of a student, the Office of Alumnx & Family Engagement is your conduit to CalArts. Our team is here to ensure that you have the information that you need to help your student succeed and to better understand how you can support their experience at the Institute.

Connect with us and with other CalArts Families

  • Join our exclusive Families Facebook Group to share information and learn from other families
  • Sign up for The Network, our digital newsletter for alumnx and families
  • Check out The Pool, a twice-yearly publication for the CalArts community
  • View 24700, for daily updates on Institute and alumnx-related news
  • We also invite you to follow Alumnx & Family Engagement on Instagram and Twitter
  • Listen to Advancement's "Beyond the Blue Wall," part of 24700: The CalArts Podcast
  • Read our bi-weekly Insights for Families newsletter 

Contact Us

Office of Alumnx & Family Engagement
24700 McBean Parkway Valencia, CA 91355

Justin Gerboc, Executive Director
Karolyn Heimes, Director
Henderson Blumer, Associate Director
Rachael Caselli, Associate Director, Special Events

Useful Information

We’ve curated some resources below that we hope you will find helpful. Let us know if you have questions that you don't find answers to. 

  • COVID-19 Updates - Information about COVID-19 and our plans to return to campus in the fall