Applying to PAFA

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts accepts digital applications only. A complete application should include the following:

  • Cover letter: Must include salary requirements
  • Resume and/or CV
  • Position desired
  • Employment references: A minimum of 3 is preferred

Applicants missing the requested information will not be considered.

When submitting your application online, please save your documents as Microsoft Word (.doc, .docx) or PDF (.pdf) files.

To help us process your applications as efficiently as possible, please save your files with the following filename format.

Cover LetterLastName-FirstName-CoverLetter
Resume/CVLastName-FirstName-Resume-CV
Additional Supporting DocumentsLastName-FirstName-DocumentName

Application & Interview Process

All applications are stored on file for up to one (1) year. If your application meets the minimum qualifications for the expressed position, the Human Resources Department will forward your resume to the Hiring Manager. In addition, you may be considered for any position for which you are qualified.

We are unable to provide any additional information regarding job opportunities beyond what is provided in the advertisement.

Due to the number of resumes received, we cannot answer specific questions about your status. Be assured that we will contact you in the event of an appropriate match.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted by the Human Resources Department. Due to the significant volume of resumes received, we cannot answer your questions about status.