This is your time — experience it all

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

Advance your animation in an enviable environment

No matter where in the world you are, SCAD gives you the space to succeed. Montgomery Hall in Savannah offers more than 800 computers networked to reduce render times, and recycled tire flooring to cut down on static electricity. In Atlanta, the SCAD Digital Media Center offers an in-house theater, studio environment, and green screen lab in a 60,000-square-foot facility. 

Flex your creative muscle with the latest tools and software:

  • PC, Linux and Mac-equipped classrooms and dedicated homework labs
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (always up-to-date and free for download)
  • Custom-designed light tables with industry standard 2-D animation discs
  • Zbrush, NUKE, ToonBoom Storyboard, and VSFX software
  • Wacom Cintiq displays
  • Autodesk Maya, MotionBuilder
  • Dragonframe stop motion software and dedicated stop motion stages
  • VR and game engine development kits: Oculus, Unreal, Unity
  • Sony cameras
  • Interactive and physical computing labs

Celebrate in style at SCAD events

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

Opening night of the 2019 SCAD Savannah Film Festival

SCAD Savannah Film Festival

Join the largest university-run film festival in the world, where you will benefit from film screenings, workshops, celebrity panels, and lectures., which open doors for students to shine alongside today’s brilliant minds.

Discover more events on our calendar

Make your SCAD experience even more unforgettable

Spend a quarter abroad at SCAD Lacoste, the university's international location, or explore other study abroad trips SCAD offers to gain cultural perspective, add a worldly dimension to your résumé, and draw inspiration from the sights, sounds, and characters of an entirely new setting.

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Take the first step to becoming an animator

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