Shaping generations of

Artists. Thinkers. Leaders.

Students & Alumni
Mastering Their Craft

San Francisco – Open Studio

Saturday, October 19, 2019

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As a practice-based art school, we believe in a disciplined approach that encourages students to develop their own styles, to blend talent, technical skills, creative aspirations and professional knowledge.

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Real-World Partnerships

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Our industry partners—established and emerging companies, artists and designers—continually seek to hire, mentor, and collaborate with our students and graduates.

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Online Learning

Our revolutionary online courses provide the same rigorous education that we offer on campus with greater flexibility. Study on your own time, at your own pace. Combine online and on-site classes.

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Financial Aid

Completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is the first step in a student being considered for federal and state education aid programs

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San Francisco Is Your Campus

Discover life at the Academy and find your artistic home in SF. Get involved in campus culture, connect with others, and find support to help you succeed.

We're the only higher arts education institution in the U.S. that has an NCAA athletics program.

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15oct3:15 pm5:30 pmLivestream Event: Adidas Creator Lab3:15 pm - 5:30 pm

19oct10:00 am4:00 pmSan Francisco - Open Studio10:00 am - 4:00 pm

19oct10:00 am4:00 pmOnline Open House10:00 am - 4:00 pm

09nov10:00 am4:00 pmCollege Connection - Houston10:00 am - 4:00 pm CST 5150 Westheimer Road

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