Graduate Students

The VPA Office of Academic and Career Advising is here to help graduate students navigate academic and administrative procedures related to registration, degree requirements, degree certification, and everything else.

Below are opportunities for support and funding as well as helpful resources. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or need assistance.


Support and Funding Opportunities

VPA considers graduate student research an integral part of the student experience. Grants are awarded to encourage students to pursue creative opportunities, whether they are exhibitions, conferences, performances, or other professional events. Below are some opportunities available to graduate students:

  • Creative Opportunity Grant
  • Research and Creative Grants
  • Graduate Student Organization Travel Grant
  • Scholarships and Financial Awards
  • Ginsburg-Klaus Art in Los Angeles Week
  • Turner Semester

See full graduate support and funding opportunities