Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How do I join collegeartonline.com as an artist or as a buyer?

    You can sign-up for free at www.collegeartonline.com and create your own personalized account by moving your mouse over Sell Art and then clicking Register.

  2. What does it cost to join and maintain my account?

    Your account is free and there are no user costs associated with the maintenance of your account on the website.

  3. What are the rules for selling art online?

    Collegeartonline.com reflects its name and allows college students and professors to sell their work. Additionally, qualified sellers are anyone who has attended a two or four year institution in the last 3-5 years.

  4. Is collegeartonline.com limited to the United States?

    No, collegeartonline.com deals with both sellers and buyers that are based in various countries. We believe that an international audience helps with the overall atmosphere of the website with such diversity.

  5. Who is responsible for the shipping of artwork, and how does the overall shipping process work?

    Buyers pay 100% for the shipment of artwork. Payment is expected within 7 days after the order is completed, and if not met, the order will be cancelled. Additionally, once payment is received, sellers have 7 days to ship their work or it will be considered void. Collegeartonline.com uses a variety of shipping carriers and links are provided within the website to UPS, FedEx and USPS.

  6. What is collegeartonline.com’s return policy?

    Collegeartonline.com allows buyers to return merchandise within 7 days of delivery for a full refund. In cases where a buyer simply does not like the work, shipping charges will not be refunded.

  7. Is there a limit to how many pieces of work an artist can display on the website?

    No. Collegeartonline.com encourages artists to sell as many pieces as they want, but each piece of work listed by a seller has to meet all criteria with information in order to be viewed for sale on the website.

  8. What can I expect from collegeartonline.com?

    Whether a seller or buyer, you can expect the best customer service that any business can offer. As much hands on as you want, collegeartonline.com will help in any regard that is asked of them where appropriate. We are available via email and telephone every day of the week and will return each question in the timeliest manner. Additionally, collegeartonline.com is a very friendly and interactive site where there will be a blogging section where people can talk and help one another.

  9. How does collegeartonline.com help maintain the website?

    Collegeartonline.com puts a premium on the website and the constant maintenance and improvement it requires. We ask that if any user has a question or concern about the website that they write to adam@collegeartonline.com for further explanation. Please note that routine daily and then bigger monthly work is done on the site to ensure that Collegeartonline.com is working to its full capabilities.

  10. How are prices determined for each piece of work?

    Collegeartonline.com allows each artist determine the price to sell their work. However, prices should start at $1 and not exceed $3,000. If asked, Collegeartonline.com is happy to consult with a seller to help determine an appropriate price for a piece of art.

  11. What types of art/mediums does collegeartonline.com accept?

    Collegeartonline.com accepts multiple types of mediums: works on paper, painting, photo, print, sculpture, and mixed media. If there is any question in regards to type of art, please contact and we will advise.

  12. What is the best format for me to upload work to my account?

    Collegeartonline.com requires a high-resolution image for each piece of work for sale. If help is needed, please contact us and we will be happy to assist. For our seller’s convenience, Collegeartonline.com has incorporated a cropping and sizing function in the Edit Photo section when uploading art to the website.

  13. What kind of commission does Collegeartonline.com take?

    Collegeartonline.com takes a 25% commission fee on each piece of work sold.