College of Fine and Applied Arts

Art & Design – Majors

Crafts: Metals

Art Education

Graphic Design

History of Art

Industrial Design

New Media

Painting

Photography

Sculpture

 

Students apply to one of the following majors in the College of Fine and Applied Arts (FAA): Art Education, Art History, Crafts: Metals, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, New Media, Painting, Photography, or Sculpture. Undecided majors apply to the Art Foundation curriculum.  All major’s first-year experience will include courses in drawing, 2D, 3D, and 4D practices (ARTF 102-105).  Undecided majors (Art Foundation) will declare their Art + Design major March 1 of their first year of study.

Application Periods:

The Admission to Programs process occurs in March.  The School of Art Design admits Fall term only since our classes are sequential. Portfolios will be required for admission. Detailed information on portfolio requirements, submission dates, and the submission process is available at: http://www.art.illinois.edu/index.php/prospective/academics/admissions/intercollege-transfer-admissions.

Important Links:

Department website

Advising:

The School of Art and Design will contact the student after admission to notify them of their advisor’s name. The student will be responsible for setting up the initial appointment.