We believe the arts are central to the human experience.
Our Mission & Values
VCFA is a global community of artists continuously redefining what it means to be an arts college. We measure our success by our ability to foster the excellence of emerging and established practitioners.
VCFA’s unparalleled programs and highly individualized curriculum will help you refine your craft and develop a meaningful body of work.
By the Numbers
VCFA’s six widely acclaimed programs offer graduate degrees in a wide range of arts disciplines. A few other notable numbers:
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
At VCFA, we are committed to collaborating with our full community to build and sustain a welcoming, inclusive environment.
(featured work by Ross Sheehan, ’20 VA)
What Is Low-Residency?
VCFA offers low-residency study options for all kinds of learners. Read on to learn more about this individualized, empowering learning structure!
Does art matter? We think so.
As VCFA sets new standards for graduate education in the 21st-century, we ask for your support.