Ready to Join Us?


  1. Visit us during scheduled Open Studios to tour our space, meet our teaching artists, and learn more about what you can do at WMCAT. Transportation is available from most GRPS high schools each day. Check with your school’s main office or contact for bus details. Prospective students can join us on any of the following dates between 3-5PM:
    • August 29, 30, 31
    • September 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14
    • No RSVP is required, but please bring a valid Grand Rapids Public Schools ID with you.*
  2. Fill out this easy application:

    WMCAT 2017-18 Enrollment Form

  3. Submit all completed paperwork, which includes parent signatures, directly to our office and NOT to your school, either in person at your visit or via Placement is made on a first-come, first-served basis, so don’t wait too long!
  4. Staff will contact you to confirm your studio choice or place you on a waiting list if the class is full. Please make sure your contact info is accurate.

Have more questions? See Frequently Asked Questions or contact our staff at or 616-454-7004.

*You must enrolled in one of these Grand Rapids Public Schools during the 2017-18 school year to participate in our program.