Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts: Open House for Prospective Graduate Students

Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University Take this opportunity to meet current students and faculty, view facilities, and learn first-hand about our graduate programs:
Master of Fine Arts in Visual Art
Master of Architecture
Master of Landscape Architecture
Master of Urban Design

To register, call 1.800.295.6227 or 314.935.6227, or e-mail [email protected] Graduate Open House provides an insider’s view to those interested in studying art, architecture, landscape architecture, or urban design at a school that provides a rigorous education, the outstanding collection of a world-class art museum, and the unparalleled resources of a leading research university. The open house includes guided tours of studios and facilities, faculty presentations, tours of local museums and galleries, discussions about admission procedures and financial aid, and a presentation by visiting lecturer William Massie.

Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design – Application Deadline: February 1, 2010
The graduate architecture programs offer vision and demand commitment, through a variety of options and terms of study. A central purpose of the curriculum is to establish the architect’s identity, by educating expressive, skillful designers who are prepared to act as thoughtful, effective members of society and the profession of architecture.

The Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design ranks sixth among America’s Best Architecture & Design Schools, according to the 10th annual America’s Best Architecture Schools study by DesignIntelligence.

Graduate School of Art – Application Deadline: January 5, 2010
This two-year, critically engaged studio program provides the framework for collaboration and both disciplinary-specific and interdisciplinary study. On a broader scale, the graduate art program prepares students to incite progressive social change, address challenges in the environment, and assume their roles as global citizens through avenues such as study abroad programs and public engagement opportunities.

The Graduate School of Art was ranked 15th by U.S. News & World Report, with the printmaking and painting/drawing specialties ranking in the top 25.

Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis
The Sam Fox School is an interdisciplinary and diverse community of architects, artists, and designers dedicated to excellence in learning, creative activity, research, and exhibition. Our unique structure allows us to build on the strengths of each unit – Art, Architecture, and Museum – and to draw on the resources of the University to create new knowledge and address the social and environmental challenges of our time.

With a nationally recognized faculty, we are committed to exploring the convergences of art, architecture, and design. Our students are responsive and responsible—engaged in applying the tools of our fields to effect positive change.

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