Photo: Fall's Great Grads this year include those from the first class of the M.A. in IxD Program in the College of Visual Arts and Design! In the happy group are Greg Watts, CVAD dean, left, Keith M. Owens, professor of communication design, graduates Matthew Rader and Joshua Wender ('19, M.A., Communication Design: IxD); Neal Smatresk, UNT president, Michael R. Gibson, professor of communication design; and graduates Jamila Evilsizor, Michele Hindman and Alicia Rizo-Liu ('19, M.A., Communication Design: IxD). #untcvadproud

A Compendium of CVAD News, Events & Information

From noteworthy exhibitions, performances and programming to faculty, staff and guest exhibitions, CVAD is always in the news. Read articles, watch broadcasts and more from this page. You also can follow us on social media.

The College of Visual Arts and Design assumes a critical role in building North Texas into a world-renowned center for culture and education.

Exhibitions, Special Events, Announcements • Upcoming CVAD Events List

Note: If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability to fully participate in a CVAD event, please contact the CVAD Dean's Office,, 940-565-2855. Please make the request as soon as possible to allow sufficient time to arrange the accommodation.

CVAD Undergraduate Academic Advising Calendar

CVAD Undergraduate Academic Advising appointments are available online.

Mulberry Street Studio at UNT CVAD is enrolling now for spring 2020.

Register Now for the Mulberry Street Studio,
art for kids ages 7 to 11.


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CVAD Students Announcements

Check here for CVAD notices especially for CVAD students!

Continuing CVAD Student Scholarships

Continuing CVAD Student Scholarships
Helping students pay for college!
Prepare now to meet the deadline!

500X Gallery Call for Entries in the 2020 College Expo

500X Gallery Call for Entries
Deadline: Jan. 20, 2020, midnight
All visual media are eligible for entry.


The interior design program leading to the B.F.A. in Interior Design is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation,, 206 Grandville Avenue, Suite 350, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503.

The CIDA-accredited program prepares students for entry-level interior design practice, for advanced study, and to apply for membership in professional interior design organizations. The B.F.A. in Interior Design granted by University of North Texas meets the educational requirement for eligibility to sit for the National Council for Interior Design Qualification Examination (NCIDQ Exam). For more information about NCIDQ Exam eligibility visit: