Admissions

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

SFAI is a laboratory for art + ideas where you can push the boundaries of:

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Admission Open House

October 23, 2021

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SFAI Alumni  go on to show work in galleries and museums, found art organizations, win academy awards, write books, and so much more...

Application Deadlines for 2022

SPRING - November 15
Undergraduate Transfer and MFA

SUMMER - January 15
Low-Residency MFA

FALL
January 15

All Graduate Programs

March 15
Undergraduate Transfer