The College of Fine Arts is a close-knit community where dedicated training in technique and craft is set within the context of rigorous and diverse scholarly work. Our students develop an understanding of the rich history, global economy and local impact of the arts while also discovering the role they will play in the future of their creative field.

All programs in the College of Fine Arts require special steps for admissions consideration, such as an audition or portfolio. Explore our programs by classification or area of study to learn more about our requirements and upcoming deadlines.

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Did you know?

Our Student-to-Faculty Ratio is 10:1.
Whether you aspire to perform with a world-class symphony, write the next Tony Award-winning play, or teach in the arts, the College of Fine Arts offers experts in their field who provide the mentorship and support you need to accomplish your goal.

We offer Fine Arts career services.
Our dedicated team of fine arts career advisers are here to help you pursue your goals and prepare for the competitive arts industry.

We track our alumni's success and job placement.
Our alumni are Tony-award winners, entrepreneurs, artistic directors, teachers. Visit our most recent SNAAP report to learn about how we define success and how our students are utilizing their education from UT Austin.