Students

Find your edge in UVic's Faculty of Fine Arts.

Why study fine arts at UVic?

At UVic’s Faculty of Fine Arts, you’ll find an inclusive, supportive and creative community where you can develop essential skills in hands-on artistic production, critical thinking, collaboration, communication and research.

We offer comprehensive programs in our five departments:

We also offer interdisciplinary courses, programs and electives ranging from Digital and Interactive Media in the Arts to technology and society, and combined computer science degrees.

Fine Arts students have access to our state-of-the-art, purpose-built facilities, visual resources such as our Digital Image Collection Online (DIDO) and our Studios for Integrated Media, where the latest technology is available for film and music editing, book and magazine creation, video production, photography and much more.

By engaging with award-winning professors and our large staff of working professionals, you’ll discover new levels of creative entrepreneurship. More than just mentoring and skill-sharpening, we’ll help you create your future.

Fall 2020

Welcome to all new Fine Arts students, and welcome back to all returning students! We’re looking forward to offering safe and engaging courses this year, whether you're attending classes in-person or online. If you’re curious about what life will be like on campus this fall, please watch this short video.

If you’re a first-year undergraduate student who missed our September 8 faculty orientation session, please visit this blog post which summarizes much of the information shared at that session.

And if you're not coming to campus this fall, please visit the Fine Arts YouTube page, which has virtual tours of most of our departments. 

We look forward to learning together with you!