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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Application Deadlines for 2022

SPRING
November 15

Transfer + MFA

SUMMER
January 15

Low-Residency MFA

FALL
January 15

Graduate Programs

March 15
Undergraduate Transfer

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