- Career + Alumni
- Life at SCAD
- About SCAD
In 1978 by Richard G. Rowan, Paula Wallace, May L. Poetter and Paul E. Poetter.
Independent, nonprofit, tax-exempt, accredited
Art the Bee
Gold and black
SCAD is committed to the ideal that academic pursuits should be the top priority for all student-athletes.
More than 11,000 students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. Approximately 14 percent of the student body is international.
2013-14 academic year:
$32,950 (HK $255,798)
$33,750 (HK $258,325)
SCAD employs more than 1,500 full and part-time employees. Of more than 720 full and part-time faculty, 75 percent hold terminal degrees.
SCAD has eight galleries in Savannah, the four galleries in Atlanta, the two galleries in Lacoste, and one gallery in Hong Kong.
The Savannah College of Art and Design libraries are focal points for information, learning, inspiration and research.
Student media sponsors student-run, online news sources and radio stations in Atlanta and Savannah.
The SCAD community volunteers time and talent in support of organizations such as the Beach Institute African-American Cultural Center, Center for Pupperty Arts, United Way of the Coastal Empire, American Cancer Society and many others.
The need to ensure the safety and security of students, faculty and staff is the foremost priority at SCAD. As such, SCAD strives to provide the university community with a safest possible environment.