School of Art & Art History | College of The Arts | University of South Florida
USF School of Art & Art History
Discover Our Academic Programs
Your love for art brought you here. You have stories you want to tell, ideas you can’t wait to try. You’re excited about exploring cultural and social issues through art. Here you’ll find the tools to take you there, because the USF School of Art & Art History has the community, curriculum, facilities and passion to support your goals and growth.
Master of Fine Arts
Areas of Study
Screenshot of a 3D animation student art project.
Performance art by MFA student, Bahareh Khoshooee, in the USF Contemporary Art Museum
Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts
Minors and Certificates
Student & Alumni Success
By providing hands-on education, real-world practice and mentoring, the USF College of The Arts offers students the opportunities they need to grow in their professions and pursue their passions. The stories below highlight the experiences and accomplishments of many students and alumni to help inspire you to take the next step in your own success story.
Always Something to Experience
The Arts at USF produces over 250 events each year, including concerts, performances, exhibitions, talks, conferences, masterclasses, and festivals — all open to students and the Tampa Bay community. Plan your next visit to experience the talent of our student and faculty productions, and enjoy work, discourse and public art by leading international artists and scholars.
Consisting of the Contemporary Art Museum — which houses USF's collections and exhibits international shows — and Graphicstudio, the renowned workshop engages in unique experimental art and education. The Institute for Research in Art is open to students and the public and always free.
Starts Jan 22
January 22-March 6, Lee and Victor Leavengood Gallery at USFCAM + online at cam.usf.edu *Reservations will be required to visit USFCAM; masks and social distancing required on campus. Check cam.usf.edu for reservation information and opening status.
Starts Jan 22
January 22-March 6, West Gallery at USFCAM + online at cam.usf.edu Reservations will be required to visit USFCAM; masks and social distancing required on campus. Check cam.usf.edu for reservation information and opening status.
Still Here Online Opening Celebration + Conversation
January 22, 6:00 pm, on Zoom, Register Now
- Friday, November 20, 2020
Congratulations USF Alum Dr. José Valentino Ruiz on the Latin GRAMMY® Award!
- Thursday, November 19, 2020
BFA Thesis Exhibition: "OUT OF STOCK," Still Fully Stocked on Talent
- Friday, October 30, 2020
WFLA: USF Professor McArthur Freeman Inspires Community and Pushes for Justice Through Art