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The student-to-faculty ratio in the School of Design, which provides our students with opportunities for personal attention.
Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Council of Interior Design Accreditation


Check out this great article from the Stevens Point Journal about our alum Stephon's mural on the side of Wozalla Publishing!

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Find your passion and career

The School of Design and Communication offers innovative cross-disciplinary learning and exciting opportunities for building the skills you need to succeed professionally.

Be among the first to experience our new forward-looking structure, dedicated faculty, and collaborative curricular offerings. Get excellent training to enhance your education and meet your future goals.

Careers in visual arts, design, and communication are evolving as technologies, audiences, and delivery systems change. With personal attention from faculty and staff we prepare you for today's jobs and will help you develop abilities to adapt to jobs of tomorrow. 

Programs of study

You can major in the following discipline areas:

Thrive and grow at UW-Stevens Point 

At UW-Stevens Point we are passionate about student success. There are many ways you can find your footing and Discover your Purpose!

  • Student Organizations 
    Join as a member, serve as an officer, participate in social and professional activities, grow your résumé

  • Internships
    Find paid professional internships on-campus, in the Central Wisconsin region, in the United States, or through our Study Abroad program

  • Competitions
    Enter school-sponsored, local, national and international competitions for art, graphic design, interior architecture, animation, and video 

  • Scholarships
    Apply to our numerous annual scholarships and awards with amounts ranging from $75–$5,000

Find Success!
Study at the School of Design and Communication

At UW-Stevens Point we work with students individually to realize their career goals. Our faculty members work professionally as artists, art directors, graphic and environmental designers, interior designers, curators, consultants, videographers, communication experts, educators and scholars. Their commitment to student success and great range of knowledge supports exceptional student  learning experiences. Get to know your School of Design and Communication faculty.


to the College of Fine Arts and Communication
for the following funds:


  • 4259—COFAC Fund for Excellence
  • 4624—Art & Design Enhancement Fund
  • 4257—Interior Architecture Program Excellence Fund
  • 4285—Communication Development Fund
  • 4131—Friends of Music
  • 4618—Backstage Fund
  • 4853—Suzuki Education Enhancement Fund