Museums

Find inspiration at one of San Francisco's many world-class art museums:

Student Gallery Exhibitions

Sell your work, attend an opening, or mingle with the creative crowd at any of our galleries in San Francisco.



Activities

Find things to do with these local publications packed with suggestions for every type of interest.

SFGate

SF Bay Guardian

The San Francisco Chronicle

The SF Weekly

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Transportation

Learn to get around San Francisco with any of the public transportation options, or find out more about the Academy of Art's free shuttle service.

MUNI
Local transit: bus lines & subways

AC Transit
Alameda and Contra Costa Counties (SF to East Bay, SF to South Bay)

BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit)
Trains to SF, Fremont, Millbrae SFO, Richmond, Oakland, Berkeley, Pittsburg/Bay Point

Cal Train
Regional Transit: city to city

Golden Gate Transit
Regional Transit: bus lines and ferries

SamTrans
Serving San Mateo County

Plan Your Trip with 511.org
 

Learn More About the Shuttle Service

Discounts

Get discounts and promotional deals at any of the locations below–just show your Academy of Art student ID.

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Vendor Address Address / Phone Discount
3rd St. Grill 695 Third St. San Francisco, CA 415-538-0804 Call after 2pm for discount
(For Students)
American Grilled Cheese Kitchen 1 S Park St. San Francisco, CA 415-243-0107 15% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Ayola Restaurant 118 New Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA 415-348-0808 Lowered price on soda and combo platters
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Bangkok 110 Powell St. San Francisco, CA 415-397-2199 Call in the afternoon for discount
(For Students, Staff)
Beard Papa Sweets Cafe 845 Market St San Francisco, CA 415-978-9975 10% Discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Bellissimo Pizza 28 2nd St. San Francisco, CA 415-885-4445 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Biscoff Coffee Corner 39 Pier #213 San Francisco, CA 415-393-9554 15% off all regular coffee products / 10% on Odwalla products & smoothies
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Buckhorn Grill 101 4th St San Francisco, CA 415-978-9770 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Cafe Encore 488 Post St. San Francisco, CA 415-433-6549 10% discount
(For Students)
Cello Kebob and Pizza 50 Fremont St. San Francisco, CA 415-357-1122 $1.00 off any purchase
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Chaat Cafe 320 3rd St. San Francisco, CA 415-979-9945 10% discount
(For Students)
The Crepe House 1755 Poik St. San Francisco, CA 415-441-2421 10% discount
(For Students)
Cybelle's Pizza 1000 Bush St. San Francisco, CA 415-885-6830 Call back at 12:30pm for discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
El Burrito Express 1812 Divisadero St, San Francisco CA 94115 415-776-4246 Discount for students available online- must print online coupons
(For Students)
El Sotano Grill
550 Powell St. San Francisco, CA 415-989-7131 10% off lunch
(For Students)
Escape from New York Pizza
333 Bush St. San Francisco, CA
N/A 10% all in-store orders, not available for delivery.
(For Students)
Ghiradelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shops 2 Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA 415-536-7830 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Holy Grill 659 Townsend St. San Francisco, CA 415-431-4659 Call after 1pm for discount
(For Students, Faculty)
Honey Honey 599 Post St. San Francisco, CA N/A 10% discount
(For Students)
Infusion Lounge 124 Ellis St. San Francisco, CA 415-421-8700 20% off dinner and drinks, must include food purchase, 6-9PM Tuesday-Saturday.
(For Students)
Iron Cactus 683 4th St. San Francisco, CA 415-777-1104 10% discount
(For Students)
La Boulange 2300 Polk St. San Francisco, CA 415-345-1107 10% discount
(For Students)
Little Delhi 83 Eddy St. San Francisco, CA 415-398-3173 10% off on a la carte menu, not valid for lunch specials.
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Lori's Dinner 500 Sutter St. San Francisco, CA 415-981-1950 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Maru Sushi 529 Powell St. San Francisco, CA 415-393-9911 Call after 2pm for discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Mel's Drive-In 801 Mission St. San Francisco, CA 415-227-4477 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Modern Thai 1247 Polk St. San Francisco, CA 415-922-8424 15% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
New India Bazaar 1107 Polk St. San Francisco, CA 415-928-4553 5% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Normans Ice Cream & Freezes 2801 Leavenworth St San Francisco, CA 415-346-3046 10% discount ($2.50 scoops)
(For Students)
North Beach Pizza 1462 Grant Ave San Francisco, CA 415-433-2444 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Osha Thai Restaurant 149 2nd St San Francisco, CA 415-278-9991 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Pasta Moto 845 Market St. San Francisco, CA 415-546-6686 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Persimmon 582 Sutter St. San Francisco, CA 415-433-5525 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Round Table Pizza 801 Van Ness Ave. San Francisco, CA 415-474-2500 10% discount
(For Students)
Samovar Tea Lounge 730 Howard St San Francisco, CA 415-227-9400 10% discount
(For Students)
Santorini Mediterranean Cafe 242 O'Farrell St. San Francisco, CA 415-402-0060 10% discount
(For Students)
Show Place Caffe 151 3rd St San Francisco, CA 415-932-6370 10% off beverage
(For Students)
Sorrento Catering 50 Post St. San Francisco, CA 415-377-8048 20% discount for groups of 5 or more
(For Students)
Subway 30 2nd St. San Francisco, CA N/A 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Subway 1199 Sutter St. San Francisco, CA 415-346-6756 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Sunrise Deli 54 2nd St. San Francisco, CA 415-495-9999 $1 off any sandwich or plate
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Tara 123 2nd St San Francisco, CA 415-512-8267 10% discount on regular price menu items
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Tart to Tart 90 New Montgomery St San Francisco, CA 415-546-4166 10% discount
(For Students)
Thai Spice 1720 Polk St San Francisco, CA 415-775-4777 10% discount for lunch and 15% discount for dinner
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Thai Thai Noodle 1400 California St. San Francisco, CA 415-441-5551 10% discount on dine-in and pay with cash only. Not eligible for takeout.
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Urban Picnic
125 Kearny St. San Francisco, CA 415-433-1233 10% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Waterfront Bakery 2801 Leavenworth St #1 San Francisco, CA 415-775-2300 Flat fee of $6 for sandwiches, $3.50 for ham/cheese breakfast croissants.
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Wipeout Bar & Grill
Pier 39 San Francisco, CA 415-986-5966 Mondays- 50% off
(For Students, Faculty & Staff)
Working Girl's Cafe 259 Kearny St. San Francisco, CA 415-398-1390 Free soda with lunch purchase
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Apple Apple Store N/A Login to view exclusive discounts for Academy students
Arch 99 Missouri St. San Francisco, CA 415-243-0107 10% discount on everything but Epson and sale products
(For Students, Faculty)
BLICK Art Materials
  • 979 Market St. – 415-441-6075

  • 149 New Montgomery St – 415-777-6920

  • 466 Townsend Street – 415-908-3811

  • 60 Federak St, Room 401 – 415-904-8101

  • 1930 Van Ness Ave – 415-409-1359

  • 625 Polk St – 415-563-3909

    San Francisco, CA

  Offers: 20% Discount
For: Students, faculty & staff
Calumet Photographic
2001 Bryant St San Francisco, CA 415-621-2211 Various discounts with ESP account, 25% discount on rentals
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Office Max
Most Bay Area locations N/A Ask for 'Retail Connect Savings' in-store, or call
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
AMC Loews Theater - Metreon 101 4th St San Francisco, CA 1-888-262-4386 $8 movie tickets on Thursday
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
AMC Theatres - Van Ness 14 1000 Van Ness Ave San Francisco, CA   $8 movie tickets on Thursday
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Blazing Saddles 2715 Hyde St San Francisco, CA 415-202-8888 10% discount on all bike rentals
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Carmichael Salon 166 Geary, 5th Floor San Francisco, CA 415-409-2353 20% off for color treatment, $45 cuts for students
(For Students)
Calvin Klein Performance San Francisco 320 Grant Ave San Francisco, CA   20% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Cartoon Art Museum 655 Mission St San Francisco, CA 415-227-8666 $5 admission
(For Students)
DeYoung 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr San Francisco, CA 415-750-3600 $6 admission
(For Students)
Exploratorium 3601 Lyon St San Francisco, CA 415-561-0360 $12 admission
(For Students)
Landmark Opera Plaza Cinema 601 Van Ness Ave San Francisco, CA 415-267-4893 $8 admission
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Lombardi Sports 1600 Jackson St San Francisco, CA 415-771-0600 15% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Lu Lu Lemon 327 Grant Ave & 1981 Union St San Francisco, CA 415-402-0914 15% discount, only valid for certified Yoga instructors + personal trainers
Minted http://www.minted.com/holiday-photo-cards 888-828-6468 10% +  free shipping discount on holiday cards. Just enter MINTEDFF coupon code at checkout. (For Students, Faculty, Staff)
Purple Onion at Kells - Live Comedy 530 Jackson St San Francisco, CA 415-730-2359 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays- FREE admission
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)

Rouge SF

1500 Broadway St San Francisco, CA 415-346-7683 15% discount
(For Students)

San Francisco Symphony

201 Van Ness Ave San Francisco, CA 415-864-6000 50% off full subscriptions, check website for student subscriptions
(For Students)

Sassoon Salon

359 Sutter St San Francisco, CA 415-397-5105 20% discount (Monday - Thursday)
(For Students)

See Jane Run

3910 24th St San Francisco, CA 415-401-8338 Free admission
(For Students, recreation staff)

SFMOMA

151 3rd St San Francisco, CA 415-357-4000 Free admission
(For Students)

Studiomix

100 Van Ness Ave San Francisco, CA 415-926-6790 $40 monthly savings on memberships. See website for more details
(For Students, Staff)

T-Mobile

699 Market St San Francisco, CA 415-395-9920 Waives activation fee for students on new activations only. Students with F1 or J1 Visa get an account with F1J1 Activation (passport required)
(For Students)

Tan Bella

272 King St San Francisco, CA 415-512-8267 20% discount
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)

The Walt Disney Family Museum

104 Montgomery St San Francisco, CA 415-345-6800 $15 admission
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

701 Mission St San Francisco, CA 415-978-2787 $5 admission
(For Students, Faculty, Staff)