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The School of the Arts

Centered in a leading research institution, the School of the Arts invites you to become a creative scholar.

Explore the arts

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Study the Arts

The School of the Arts has three departments: Visual Art, Theatre & Dance, and Film & Media Studies. Explore your interests by learning more about the departments.

Explore the departments

Why KU/Arts?

Academic programs across the visual and performing arts
in travel and project research grants to support creative work
of students have a scholarship to support living and education costs
1 in 4
Students have a double major in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
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Begin your journey at KU.

KU/Arts is a supportive learning environment, where you can excell in your career and become a creative leader.

Apply to KU/Arts