Undergraduate Admissions

School of Fine Arts - Open House

​Be sure to check with the printed program distributed at Open House as presentation times and locations are subject to change.

School of Fine Arts University Welcome & Overview of UConn​​
Von der Mehden Recital Hall
10:00 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.

Choose your department of interest below for the schedule of the day's events.

Department of Art and Art History
Arena Gallery, Art Building

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Welcome and Introduction to Our Programs
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Careers in the Arts
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Internships in the Arts
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Tour of Facilities
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Q&A and Program Information

10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Welcome and information
“What is it like to be a student in the Digital Media & Design program?” Engage in personal, one-on-one conversations with current students and the DMD faculty to learn more about our program. 
10:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m., and 12:00 p.m. 
Presentation: “What is Digital Media, what career opportunities are available to you in Digital Media, and how can the DMD program help you to prepare to join this exciting and ever expanding field."

11:00 a.m., 11:45 a.m., and 12:30 p.m. 
“Q&A, Being a Digital Media Professional” (Discussions and video examples of Digital Media for: Entertainment/Film/Television & Digital Art, 2D & 3D Animation, Engineering & Science Visualizations, Business Marketing & Branding, Video Gaming, Web & Mobile App Development, and the Digital Humanities).

Department of Dramatic Arts
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Nafe Katter Theatre Lobby  

  • Welcome Table and Information
  • Meet current students from Dramatic Arts majors: Acting, Design/Technical Theatre, Puppet Arts and Theatre Studies
  • Displays of student designs, productions and acting, and puppetry
  • Take a student-guided tour of Dramatic Arts building and rehearsal space
  • Visit the Dramatic Arts/CRT table at the Resource Fair

Nafe Katter Theatre
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m

  • Dramatic Arts Forum: Meet Drama faculty and current students to learn about the various majors, admission process and the many opportunities in the Department and Connecticut Repertory Theatre.


Welcome and Introduction to Programs
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Music/Dramatic Arts Library Lobby
Faculty Performance
11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Room 102, Music Building 
Music at UConn
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m
Room 102, Music Building ​​
Life as a Music Student at UConn (Presentation and Q&A)
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m
Room 102, Music Building ​​
Guided Tours of Music Department
12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Music/Dramatic Arts Library Lobby