Quick facts about the University of the Arts, Pennsylvania:
- The University of the Arts (UArts) is one of the United States’ oldest universities dedicated solely to the visual and performing arts and design date back to 1868.
- Offers a unique environment where students from many disciplines – artists, performers, writers and media makers – interact in a dynamic community of creativity.
- It has 2,060 students enrolled in 41 undergraduate and graduate programs on the University’s campus in the heart of Philadelphia’s vibrant Avenue of the Arts.
- Tuition and fees are $38,410
- Over 83% of UArts students receive financial assistance
- Admission is based primarily on academic achievement (transcripts and SAT/ACT scores) and artistic presentation (portfolio, audition, interview or writing sample).