Becoming a CVAD Undergraduate Student • Info Request
A community where you belong: explore CVAD!
Let us help you discover your vision, find your voice and feed your passion at your home for creativity — CVAD!
Note: The information on this page is for undergraduate-level students. If you are seeking a graduate program, please visit the web page for Graduate Student Advising.
Do you have questions not answered on the Programs of Study links or the Future Students page? Let us know how we can help: fill out the webform on this page and we will respond to you as soon as possible during our hours of operation: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Not sure if you're a Transfer Student? Check the UNT Admissions Transfer Admissions web page.
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Tours of the Art Building
Virtual Tour: For a virtual tour, visit the Art Building Virtual Tour web page.
In-person Tour: Visit the UNT Tour website to schedule a campus or college-specific tour. When registering, select your area of interest in Step 2 to view the available college-specific tour days.
Anytime the Art Building is open, you may take a self-guided tour at your convenience. Visit the Art Building Hours web page for the current hours the building is open.
CVAD Programs of Study
Read about the 16 undergraduate degrees offered in CVAD; look over the degree and curriculum information in your area(s) of interest. Are you ready to join the College of Visual Arts and Design? Your first step is to apply to UNT!
IMPORTANT NOTE: A portfolio is not required, requested or accepted from new or transfer students for admission to CVAD — your entry portfolio will be made from work created in CVAD classes before advancing to higher-level courses.
Which program interests you? Explore the various pages and descriptions of each program to help you find your creative home at CVAD.
Communication Design Two tracks: Graphic Design and User-Experience Design
Foundations, the preparatory program
Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies
Three tracks: Arts Management Track | Design Management Track | Open Track
Studio Art (seven concentrations)
Drawing and Painting
Metalsmithing and Jewelry
New Media Art (This program is not to be confused with the study of computer animation or animation design, which is not offered at UNT.)
UNT Admissions | International Student Admissions | Tuition, Costs, Aid: Paying for College
Transfer Information | UNT Transfer Guides | UNT Housing | Student Veterans Affairs
UNT Denton Campus Tour — not a CVAD/Art Building tour
Contact the CVAD Recruiter
Questions? Contact Kevin Contreras, CVAD recruiter.