How to apply

Welcome to AUArts! We're excited to have you join us as you pursue your artistic journey. Whether you're pursuing a Bachelors degree or a Masters degree, you'll find all the application information here.

Alberta University of the Arts offers two four-year Bachelor’s degree programs with multiple major pathways leading to undergraduate degree in visual design or creative visual arts - a Bachelor of Design (BDes) and a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA). Additionally, AUArts offers a two-year Master’s degree in Craft and Emerging Media (MFA).  ​

How to apply for a Bachelors degree

The Bachelors degree application process consists of three steps.

Apply for a Bachelors degree

How to apply for a Masters degree

The MFA Program accepts applications on a rolling basis, for a fall semester start.

Apply for a Masters degree

How to apply for a Bachelors degree

Congratulations on making the decision to study at AUArts. Admission to the undergraduate program is competitive, and is based on academic standing and the merit of your portfolio. We’re thrilled you’ve chosen us for your undergraduate degree. Let’s get started!

How to apply for a Masters degree

Welcome to the first step in your journey to becoming an MFA candidate at AUArts. The MFA Program accepts applications on a rolling basis, for a fall semester start. You will find everything you need to complete your application here.