Art Building & Art Annex Hours

North facade of the Art Building looking to the south.Art Building Hours

Jan. 17–May 12

Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: Noon–5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon–10 p.m.

Spring Break

Graduate students, staff, and faculty will retain 24-hour access. Undergraduates will not have access to the Art Building outside of normal business hours during Spring Break.
March 10: building closes at 5 p.m. 
March 11–12: closed
March 13–17: 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. 
March 14: closed
March 15: Noon–10 p.m.

After-hours Access

Updated extended hours for the building have also been posted to the CVAD News and Views web page After-hours Student Access to the Art Building and Art Annex. Undergraduate students can apply for this access on the first day of classes. However, swipe access requests will not be submitted to Access Control until Jan. 31, the day after UNT's census day, and can take up to 24 hours to be activated

Critique Spaces

To reserve critique spaces for Spring 2023 semester, please visit the CVAD Reservations Booked Scheduler Portal, and search for critique spaces from the drop-down menu.

CVAD IT Services

Student Computer Lab, Room 375

The CVAD Student Computer Lab is open to all currently enrolled UNT students, faculty and staff.

  • Monday–Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–10 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Saturday: Noon–5 p.m.
  • Sunday: Noon–10 p.m.

CVAD Digital Fabrication Lab, Room 366

Hours may change; check the Fabrication Lab web page for updates. The Fab Lab will open on Feb. 6.

  • Monday: 8 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Thursday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Saturday: Noon–5 p.m.

Photo Documentation Service, Room 316

Photographic Documentation Service: CVAD's IT Services Office provides photographic documentation for students — opens Feb. 6. 

  • Monday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Tuesday 7–11 a.m. 
  • Wednesday 8 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Studio Art Department

Photography Lab, Room 362

Spring Schedule

Jan. 2–30: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Jan. 31–May 12

  • Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: Noon–5 p.m.

CVAD Galleries Hours • Exhibitions

Winter Break Hours

CVAD Gallery, Room 160
Tuesday–Saturday: Noon–5 p.m.
Sunday, Monday: Closed
Jan. 3–7: Noon–5 p.m.
Jan. 10–14: Noon–5 p.m.

Cora Stafford and Paul Voertman galleries: Closed

Galleries: Regular Hours resume Jan. 17, 2023

CVAD Gallery, Room 160
Fall and Spring Semester Hours

Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: Noon–5 p.m.
Thursday: Noon–8 p.m.
Sunday, Monday: Closed

Summer Semester Hours
Tuesday–Saturday: Noon–5 p.m.
Sunday, Monday: Closed

Cora Stafford Gallery, Room 100
Tuesday-Saturday: 1–5 p.m. during exhibitions.

Paul Voertman Gallery
Open during regular hours of the Art Building.

News and Health Updates 24/7

Please continue to check the UNT Health Alerts web pages for updated information.

UNT Buildings

Visit the UNT Facilities Services website for normal operating hours of all UNT buildings: Building Hours | Facilities.

Additional Schedules

For official university holidays, refer to the official UNT System Holiday Schedule.

2022-23 Academic Calendar


Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Jan. 16
First day of classes: Jan. 17
Spring Break: March 13–18
Memorial Day: May 29
Juneteenth: June 19
Independence Day: July 4
Floating Holiday FY 2023: To be selected by the employee; no floating holiday provision for FY22.

Note: Should you need reasonable accommodation because of a disability to fully participate in a CVAD event, please contact the CVAD Dean's Office,, 940-565-2855. Please make the request as soon as possible to allow sufficient time to arrange the accommodation.