Hendricks Chapel | EST 1930
School of Art

Challenges you to develop a disciplined practice both technically and critically.

Communication and Rhetorical Studies

Creates communities of competent communicators.

School of Design

Inquisitive and intelligent community addresses real-world issues.

Department of Drama

Fosters bold, passionate, truthful, skilled, and imaginative theater artist professionals.

Setnor School of Music

Provides opportunities for the highest level of professional musical development.

Department of Transmedia

Offers rewarding studio experiences integrated with rigorous academic studies.

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The College of Visual and Performing Arts is comprised of six schools and departments that offer a total of 30 undergraduate and 21 graduate degree programs as well as 17 minors.



Not A Metric Matters

An exhibition featuring new and recent contemporary artwork created by 16 faculty members from the College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA).
Aug 15 – Nov 24, 2019
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Han Zhao: From Beijing to Syracuse

September 2019

Han Zhao combines his passion for design and bachelor’s in water science and engineering with Syracuse University’s M.F.A. in design for the benefit of thousands of people.