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:
Admissions Events + Deadlines
Oct 26: Undergraduate Open House »
Nov 23: Graduate Preview Day »
Spring 2020 Undergraduate Deadline: Nov 15, 2019
Spring 2020 MFA & Post-Baccalaureate Deadline: Nov 15, 2019
Fall 2020 Graduate Deadline: Jan 15, 2020
Summer 2020 Low-Residency MFA Deadline: Jan 15, 2020
Fall 2020 Undergraduate Freshman Deadline: Feb 1, 2020
Fall 2020 Undergraduate Transfer Deadline: Mar 15, 2020
Prepare for a career in the arts. Connect with museums, galleries and art collectors through SFAI's exclusive online artist registry. Complete an internship with an arts-focused organization, gallery or museum.
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Take a Virtual Tour
Alicia McCarthy (BFA 1995) and Scott Trattner (BFA 1997) on SFAI: