Art, Art Education, Graphic Design & Graphic Communications Learning Community

  • You should live in this community if you are a declared Art, Art Education, Graphic Design or Graphic Communications major.

    Join this community to strengthen your passion for art, utilize creative collaboration and production skills, build critical analysis abilities and learn from our dedicated, award-winning faculty.

    This community is historically located in Dahl Hall.

    Required Common Courses

    Fall

    All Students

    • ART 101: Basic Drawing 1 (4 credits)
    • ART 125: Foundation Design (4 credits)
    • HUM 101: Humanities Through the Arts (3 credits)
       

    Graphic Communication Students

    • Survey of Media Arts
    • ART 125: Foundation Design (4 credits)
    • HUM 101: Humanities through the Arts (3 credits)
        

    Spring

    Graphic Communication Students

    • GCOM 255: Beginning Computer Graphics
    • GDES 203: Intro to Graphic Design
    • SOC 110: Intro to Sociology
       

    Graphic Design Students

    • GDES 203: Introduction to Graphic Design (4 credits)
    • ENGL 101: English Composition 1 (3 credits)
       

    Art Students

    • ART 102: Basic Drawing II (4 credits)
    • ENGL 101: English Composition 1 (3 credits)
        

    As a member of the community, you will...

    • live with other students who have declared a similar major.
    • interact with faculty members who are dedicated to helping you achieve excellence in art, the classroom, and beyond.
    • take classes with students who live on your floor.
    • have a Dragon Mentor dedicated to providing you with various opportunities and support.
    • be exposed to career options that you will have with your degree.
    • be provided with opportunities to visit local galleries.
    • have the opportunity to put some of your work on display within the hall.
    • be able to meet upper-class art residents living within your residence hall.