Online Open House: What to Expect from an Academy Online Information Session

What to Expect from an Academy Online Open House

On Saturday, April 14th, Academy of Art University will be hosting two exclusive online open house sessions (10 a.m. and 1 p.m. PST). They're designed to help you kick-start your college career and…

SF Open Studio

These San Francisco-Based Art Non-Profits Need YOU

Let's face it. If you're an ambitious college student, you're looking to gain real-world experience anywhere and in any way you can. If you're staying in San Francisco for the summer, we might be…

San Francisco Open Studio

Join Us! Free Fun for Aspiring Artists at SF Open Studio

Searching for a college, especially the ideal art and design school, can be a nerve-racking process if you only rely on the information from the Internet. So how do you find out if school is a good…

Scam Alert: Students Targeted by Scammers to Help Cash Fake Checks

Scam Alert: Students Targeted by Scammers to Help Cash Fake Checks

We would like to make you aware of a scam taking place where certain individuals are targeting Academy of Art University students by approaching them and requesting their help in cashing a check.…

Senior Dog Nemo Gets Second Chance with Academy Student

Senior Dog Nemo Gets Second Chance with Academy Student

As the old adage goes, "Age is just a number." Luckily for Nemo, a 10-year-old interesting-looking dog, Chengyao Tang agrees. Tang, a motion picture television (MPT) graduate student in her second…

Five Things to Do Before You Graduate

Five Things to Do Before Graduation

It's amazing how fast four years can fly by when you're having fun! And before you know it, you'll be a graduate—off to conquer the world as a professional artist or designer. We know the weeks…

PCAE Reaching for Hope, Claire Wong

PCAE: The 4 Letters Every High School Student Should Know

For ages, adults have felt compelled to ask high school students about their plans for the future. "Have you found a job yet?" Or "Shouldn't you reading a book—or doing something—to prepare for…

Active Shooter Preparedness Plan

How Would You Respond to an Active Shooter on Campus?

Unfortunately, active shooter incidents are occurring with catastrophic results all across America. At Academy of Art University, the safety of students, staff, and faculty holds top priority.…

Veteran’s Resource Center Unites Service Members

Ryan Bailey and Lodhi Sikander sat at a table at 79 New Montgomery Street for well over an hour, talking and drinking coffee. The two men had never met before and come from very different…

Support Stoneman Douglas High Students

Come Support Stoneman Douglas High Survivors

By now, most of us have heard about the horrific school shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School that took place on February 14 in Parkland, Florida, killing 17 people and injuring many more. This…