502 South Cooper St. #335
Arlington, TX 76019
MFA: Admission Process
Please note that due to space and resource limitations, we are not accepting new applications to any program until Spring 2024, at which time the deadline for consideration will be March 1, 2024 for fall 2024 entry.
The Master of Fine Arts is a professional degree in the practice of art. The program of study proposed here is designed to guide and encourage students in the development of their skills, the definition of their goals and the recognition of their responsibilities as artists. The educational objective is to provide training that will make it possible for each student in the program to achieve professional excellence in their field of choice.
Correspondence regarding admission to the M.F.A. program should be addressed to:
Professor Darryl Lauster - MFA Director
Art & Art History Department
502 S. Cooper St., Fine Arts Building Rm.335
Arlington, TX 76019
Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applying to the MFA program requires two separate applications. One application is for UTA. One application is for the Art Department.
The online application form for UTA is available on the UTA Graduate School website, or directly from the ApplyTexas website.
The application for the Art Department is completed through Slideroom. Information needed to complete this application can be found in the "How To Apply" link in the left menu.
Both applications must be completed by the deadlines below for consideration.
The MFA program at UTA does not require the GRE.
The M.F.A. application deadline is March 1. It is necessary that any student who wishes to be considered for admission submit complete application by this date.
(Notification in late March)
The M.F.A. application deadline is October 15. It is necessary that any student who wishes to be considered for admission submit complete application by this date.
(Notification in late November)