Find your circle

Find your circle at Eskenazi

You’re full of creative ideas and ready to innovate. Indiana University’s Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design will help you shape your skills to build your unique future. Alongside our artists, designers, and merchandisers, you’ll create fearlessly and make a career you love.

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14programs in which to earn your B.A., B.S., or B.F.A.

45%of our students pursue double majors or minors

$47,000+median starting salary for our graduates

Two students printing artwork using a letterpress.

Majors that fit your interests

Choose among comprehensive design, fashion design, interior design, merchandising—the business of fashion and retail—and B.A. or B.F.A. degrees in studio art. Our studio art degrees have nine discipline options.

All of our majors are customizable, so you can combine your interests and design the experience that best suits you.

Mentors for your creative life

Eskenazi faculty work at great artistic heights, including being featured at the Smithsonian and in National Geographic. They will share with you the latest from the creative world and mentor you on leading a creative life.

Make your closest connections

Our community of creatives will enrich your life not only with their diverse outlooks and perspectives, but also with their unwavering support.

Shaping your career in creative

Professional-quality projects, internships, networking with pros (including IU alumni), top career services and advising, and student organizations will prepare you for a successful, fulfilling career.

An exclusive tip sheet for creating a great portfolio

These tips from our expert faculty on photographing your work, labeling it, and more are the first of many ways we’ll help you succeed.

FYI, you don’t need a portfolio to apply for admission, but it is required for Eskenazi scholarships and B.F.A. applications.

Download your portfolio tip sheet