Marwen’s College, Career, & Alumni team works with students, alumni, and their families as they transition to high school, college, or the workforce and helps them identify pathways to reach their goals. Our resources and programs are for everyone, including students who are undocumented, studying art, or pursuing studies and work outside the arts.
Our College, Career, and Alumni team offers:
High School Selection Process
College Applications and Financial Aid
Free Workshops and Events
College and Career Fairs
SAT Practice Test
I learned how to compare colleges... manage the money they gave me, and how much my family and I could afford.
More opportunities for students and alumni
Commissions and Internships
Programs are by application only.
Design to Print
Students are commissioned to create original artwork for Marwen's annual holiday cards and learn the business side of the industry.
Special Commission Projects
Marwen partners with organizations to commission students to create artwork for a business client.
Art at Work
In this summer internship program, Juniors and Seniors are hired to intern at professional arts organizations and businesses in Chicago.
Art Institute of Chicago
This academic year internship provides students the opportunity to work with kids and families and gain in-depth experience in museum education.
College and Career Support
Teaching and Exhibiting at Marwen
Internships, Residencies, and Special Programs
More than 10,000 Chicago students have experienced Marwen since 1987.