Santa Fe University of Art and Design


Santa Fe University of Art and Design

SFUAD-paddingThe Santa Fe University of Art and Design is an accredited institution located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, one of the world’s leading centers for art and design.

The university offers degrees in arts management, contemporary music, creative writing, digital arts, graphic design, film, performing arts, photography and studio art. Faculty members are outstanding practicing artists who teach students in small groups, following a unique interdisciplinary curriculum that combines hands-on experience with core theory and prepares graduates to become well-rounded, creative, problem-solving professionals. As a Laureate International Universities Center of Excellence in Art, Architecture and Design, the university boasts an international student body and opportunities to study abroad, encouraging students to develop a global perspective on the arts. Santa Fe University of Art and Design is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association,

For the second year in a row, SFUAD was named one of America’s Best Kept College Secrets.

In 2012, Backstage magazine named SFUAD’s Performing Arts Department as one of the top five in the country outside of L.A.

SFUAD has recently partnered with Robert Redford and the Milagro initiative to bring forth unique scholarship opportunities for talented students.

Amazing facilities, such as the Hollywood-grade soundstages at Garson Theatre, home to over 30 feature films – and Greer Garson Theatre, a world-class performing arts stage, and more!


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Santa Fe University of Art and Design, 1600 Saint Michael’s Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7634