Composed of 2750 students and 200+ faculty, and guest artists and designers, we represent the diverse disciplines encompassed by the fine arts, the performing arts, media, architecture, and design in dozens of degree programs.
With an established reputation for promoting materially diverse, urban-oriented, socially engaged architectural education for over fifteen years, including a professional Master of Architecture, a new Center for Public Interest Design and strong ties with local design practice, we are proud to continue our creative transformation of possibilities as the School of Architecture.
Guided by regionally and nationally renowned faculty, the School of Art + Design is the largest art school in Oregon. Students are drawn to our reputation for excellence based on innovative programs in Art Practices, Graphic Design, and Art History. Through partnerships and outreach we cultivate creative and intellectual communities throughout our region.
Providing world-class training, advanced degrees, innovative musicianship and community engagement, the School of Music is committed to sustaining an environment of creative inspiration, interaction, and excellence in the practice, understanding and appreciation of the musical arts, in order to enrich the artistic and cultural life of the city and region.
Practicing a dynamic array of disciplines, the dedicated professional faculty in the School of Theatre & Film integrate ideas, practices, and processes in multiple degree programs in live and mediated performance enabling our students to become outstanding creative artists and leaders in a variety of chosen careers, and engaged partners in their local and global communities.