Become Your Greatest Work

The University of the Arts, located in the heart of Philadelphia's arts district, is a catalyst for students' innate creativity and talent, elevating their promise to thrive as innovators throughout the creative economy.

UArts offers a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs through the School of Art, School of Design and School of Film in the College of Art, Media & Design; the School of Dance, the Ira Brind School of Theater Arts and the School of Music in the College of Performing Arts; and the Division of Liberal Arts.

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Undergraduate Admissions

The University of the Arts seeks intelligent, talented and highly motivated students.

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Graduate Admissions

Creative individuals are never done growing. There is always a new skill to master, a new goal to set for oneself.

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Undergraduate Viewbook

Explore a copy of our Viewbook and see all that UArts has to offer.

Graduate Viewbook

Explore our Graduate Viewbook and discover the opportunities at UArts.

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Campus Tours

Prospective students and their families are invited to visit the UArts campus.

Open House

Open House

Come to our Open House and learn more about the University of the Arts experience.

Student Financial Services

Tuition & Financial Aid

Learn more about scholarships, grants, loans, work-study positions and payment plans.

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Summer Programs for High School Students

Dynamic summer programs for high school students passionate about the visual and performing arts.

Parent Information

Parents play a vital role in a student’s life. Stay informed of events, resources, deadlines and news stories.

Careers After UArts

Take a look at where University of the Arts alumni are thriving.

Contact Admissions

Address, phone and fax numbers along with email account information can be found here.