Student Life

Student Life

At Flashpoint Chicago, the student experience is one of learning, finding your artistic voice, and building lasting relationships.

From participating in extracurricular clubs and organizations, to collaborating with your peers on large-scale production experiences, to working on your own independent projects, to experiencing life in downtown Chicago—your time at Flashpoint will be exciting and life-changing.

From your first day on campus through graduation and your time in our alumni club, the connections, skills, and memories you make at Flashpoint will last a lifetime.

Here is just a glimpse at the Flashpoint student experience:

  • Student clubs and organizations through which students explore common interests—from concept art to crafting to electronic music production and more
  • Large-scale collaborative projects such as Production In Action, an exciting opportunity for every first-year student to be part of a large-scale production experience
  • Regular field trips to television shows, advertising agencies, recording studios, animation studios, and more
  • Frequent guest speakers, from well-known Hollywood producers to groundbreaking animators to prolific sound designers
  • Annual events such as the Flashpoint Internship Fair for first- and second-year students, or our Portfolio Show for graduating seniors
  • Living and learning in the very heart of downtown Chicago—within steps of the Downtown Theater District, Millennium Park, the Magnificent mile, Lakeshore Drive, and all that the “City of Big Shoulders” has to offer.
Academic Calendar

If you want to get an idea of what a typical year at TrIbeca Flashpoint College looks like, our academic calendar provides a list of important dates including orientation dates, semester starts, and holiday breaks.

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High-Tech Campus

When studying the digital media arts and sciences, having a "pretty" campus isn't enough. That is why we have equipped our campus with the facilities our students need to perfect their skills. Sound suites, film studios, and screening rooms are just a few of the things our campus has to offer.

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Campus Location

Flashpoint is located in the heart of the diverse city of Chicago. At Tribeca Flashpoint, you won't just have a campus to explore, but a whole city.

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Student Experience

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Library (Info Commons)

The Flashpoint Info Commons offers print and DVD collections, over 100,000 eBooks, research databases, a Mac computer lab, movable lounge seating, and a large-screen Mac media station for collaborative projects, watching films, and browsing the internet.

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Student Portal Login

Flashpoint’s CampusVue student portal allows current students to access their class schedule, check their attendance records, view their grades, and more.

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Student Internship and Part-time Job Board Login

Career Services hosts both an Internship Board and a Part-time Job Board, as some of the many resources available to students.

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Campus Services

At Flashpoint Chicago, we do everything we can to serve our students, alumni, and area employers. With tools like our internship and job boards, success is easily within reach.

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Registrars Office

The Registrar’s Office is responsible for academic and classroom scheduling, transcript requests, enrollment verifications, grading and academic records maintenance, transfer credit evaluations, conferral of degrees, and more.

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