Admissions

Meet SFAI

San Francisco Art Institute was founded by artists for artists in 1871.

SFAI is a laboratory for art + ideas. Across two campuses, we offer undergraduate and graduate degrees. Our interdisciplinary curriculum and supportive community will catapult your creative career.

To meet more of SFAI, join our mailing list or meet us in person at one of our upcoming events.

Upcoming Admissions
Events + Deadlines


Admit on the Spot! | April 20


Applications for Fall 2018 now open »
Fall 2018 Early Registration Deadline | April 27


​Low Residency MFA applications for
Summer 2018 now open »

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