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ART

Welcome to the Art and Art History Department at UConn! We are eager to welcome prospective undergraduate and graduate students to our vibrant community of artists and scholars.
Want a peek into our world? Check out the SFA Look Book

FOR UNDERGRADUATES:
Admission to the School of Fine Arts as a Studio Art Major is a two-part process requiring both a portfolio review and the submission of the Common Application through Undergraduate Admissions. The Common Application can be accessed through the University of Connecticut Undergraduate Admissions Office. All applicants are required to upload a visual portfolio through SlideRoom. Please use the links at right for additional information.

If you have questions or concerns regarding your undergraduate application, please contact:

AAH Office at 860-486-3930 or art@uconn.edu 

UConn School of Fine Arts Admissions Coordinator, Elizabeth Foody, at  (860) 486-2678 or elizabeth.foody@uconn.edu

FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS:
Admission to the Graduate School for an MFA in Studio Art requires both a portfolio review and an application. Please use the link at the right for additional information.
For questions about Graduate Admissions, please contact Judith Thorpe at (860) 486-4417 or Judith.Thorpe@uconn.edu
 

ART HISTORY

Welcome to the BA in Art History! Art History opens the world of art and culture to its students, preparing them for careers in the arts as scholars, administrators, and educators.

Admission to the B.A. in Art History is processed through the UConn Admissions Office, which is responsible for the official acceptance of all freshman and transfer students.  All applicants for the B.A. in Art History must meet the academic requirements of the University.

Art History applicants do not need to submit a portfolio of images, but they do need to submit a brief essay via SlideRoom, which is accessed through the Common Application. The Common Application can be accessed through the University of Connecticut Undergraduate Admissions Office.

If you have any problems or questions regarding your application, please contact the AAH Office at 860-486-3930 or email art@uconn.edu or the UConn School of Fine Arts Admissions Coordinator, Elizabeth Foody, at elizabeth.foody@uconn.edu