The best way to get to know the Department of Art and Art History is in-person. Plan a visit to campus to get to know our programs, our people, and our many resources and offerings.
Fine Arts Information Sessions & Tours
The College of Fine Arts hosts Information Sessions and Tours every Monday and Friday from 1-2pm.
Led by a student ambassador, the sessions are tailored for prospective students interested in programs in the college, including those in the Department of Art and Art History. Learn about the College of Fine Arts and its departments; get information about degrees, student resources, and the application process; and tour the facilities of the department you’re interested in.
University Information Sessions & Tours
The University of Texas offers an array of events, information sessions, and tours catering to different audiences. Whether you’re a Prospective Freshman or a Prospective Transfer Student, if you plan to attend a Fine Arts Information Session and Tour, you may also want to register for a general information session and tour of the university to maximize your time on campus.
Special Annual Events
Texas Preview is an opportunity for prospective freshmen to learn more about The University of Texas at Austin, its academic areas and the admissions process. Nearly 1,000 guests — both prospective students and their family members — attend each year.
Held annually at UT Austin, Explore UT aims to inform students, parents, teachers and community members from across the state about the importance of the public research institution and higher education in Texas. The day-long event invites Texans of all ages to experience robust research experiences, hands-on demonstrations and experiments, and participate in the richness of the university’s scholarship and knowledge.
Individual Appointments and Group Tours
It may be possible to schedule an individual appointment or group tour to discuss the department’s programs and admissions process. Please fill out a Department of Art and Art History Admissions Appointment Request at least two weeks prior to your planned visit, and someone from our admissions team will be in touch.
Maps and Parking
View information about getting to campus, where to park, and directions to the fine arts buildings.