• A painting student works on her painting.
  • Art History students on the Art Building lawn
  • Animation students outside of the Roy E. Disney Animation Studios
  • Art Building West
  • An art student working on some sketches.
  • An art student working on some sketches.
  • Art students at an iowa log cabin field trip
  • The new Visual Arts Building under construction at the University of Iowa.

Noteworthy

School of Art & Art History Quick Facts

3The Printmaking specialty is ranked 3rd among similar programs at public institutions of higher learning.* 5The Painting & Drawing specialty is ranked 5th among similar programs at public institutions of higher learning.* 8The Master of Fine Arts Program ranks 8th among similar programs at public institutions of higher learning*

* U.S. News & World Report's America’s Best Graduate Schools 2015 guidebook.

In the SAAH, there are 95 graduate students and 652 undergraduate majors.
566 undergraduates are pursuing a BA degree. 86 were selected to pursue a BFA degree.
171 are enrolled in the University Honors Program. 291 of our students are pursuing a double major.
50% or more of last year's graduating classes were comprised of BFAs (Spring '14 and Fall '14).