School of Art and Design

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School of Art and Design
Jack Arends Building, room 216
815-753-7701 (fax)

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Need help? There are number of support services available to Art and Design students.
Visit the CVPA Student Assistance Resource page.

The NIU School of Art and Design is one of the best values for professional careers in art and design.

  • Our Faculty of artists, designers and scholars are nationally and internationally renowned.
  • A network of 10,000 NIU Art and Design alumni connecting our graduates to careers in art and design
  • Fully-accredited world-class education:
    • Institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) since 1969
    • North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
    • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education

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