San Francisco Art Institute was founded by artists for artists in 1871.

A workshop for art + ideas where you can push the boundaries of:

Application Target Dates


Apply now for scholarship and grant consideration.

Undergraduate Transfer
March 15

After that, applications will be accepted on a space-available basis. 

Not in San Francisco?

National Portfolio Days + Events

Sign up for a free review of your portfolio from an SFAI faculty member or admissions counselor in New York, Chicago, San Diego, or at a virtual event.

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