This is your time — experience it all

Cutting-edge resources. Connected faculty. Celebrated guests and world-renowned events. As an art history student at SCAD, you can capitalize on every opportunity to get the most out of your student experience.

Immerse yourself in art

Arnold Hall in Savannah is located near numerous galleries, including the SCAD Museum of Art. The facility's audio- and video-equipped classrooms and auditorium are the perfect environments for exploring visual arts from a wide range of time periods, media and cultural contexts.

Premium tools always at your fingertips:

  • 37 classrooms with state-of-the-art audio-visual systems, including five seminar rooms for the digital exploration of the history, theory, and criticism of art and media
  • Four computer labs for instruction and independent study with wall-mounted displays and audio equipment, including two dedicated Mac labs and two PC labs
  • OIV - the premier on-line image viewing platform integrated to the university's network of Mellon Foundation research tools
  • Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office applications and Google Earth for image viewing a global site-specific exploration
  • A quiet reading room

Events to keep you inspired

No matter what SCAD location you journey to, there will always be something going on. Each year, we host huge signature events, like the Savannah Film Festival, so students can expand their networks, earn international press, meet lauded guests and just have fun.


The university's annual contemporary art showcase, deFINE ART takes place each year at SCAD's locations in Savannah, Atlanta and Hong Kong. The symposium features unique events with artists and designers all over the world, and exhibitions across three cities.

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Learn in a world-class museum environment

All art history students at SCAD enjoy easy access to the SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah's premier contemporary art museum. The award-winning facility serves as a teaching museum where you can attend academic classes, film screenings, gallery talks, annual events and more, including lectures and workshops with renowned visiting artists.

Visit the SCAD Museum of Art

Make your SCAD experience even more unforgettable

We encourage students to take a quarter abroad at one of our international locations as a means of gaining cultural perspective, adding a worldly dimension to their résumés, and drawing inspiration from the sights, sounds and characters of an entirely new setting.

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Take the first step to becoming an art historian

We'll tell you everything you need to know about landing your dream job in the field of art history. Just request more information from SCAD, and let us do the rest.