Graduate Admissions

You take risks and create your own definitions of success.

SFAI’s boundary-breaking philosophy, emphasis on adventurous ideas, and expansive thinking comes together in graduate programs as individual as you.

New Graduate Center

Opening Fall 2017, SFAI's Graduate Center makes an exciting move to Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture. Details »

MFA Student Portrait

Explore Marcela Pardo Ariza’s (MFA 2016) hybridized studio practice, and hear how SFAI’s program makes her excited to continue creating in San Francisco.  

From SFAI’s MA Program to UC Irvine’s PhD Program, scholar Sharrissa Iqbal (MA 2014) looks for meaning in the visual arts within California’s cultural context.

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Check out studios, classrooms, facilities, galleries + more!

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