The Department of Visual Arts supports the creative, aesthetic and cultural development
of students within the university community, and serves the cultural and educational
needs of the state. The department is dedicated to preparing its graduates to assume
leadership positions in their professional lives while maintaining an inner commitment
to the aesthetic standards of their chosen discipline.
The Visual Arts facility provides 79,000 square feet of space for visual studio art
and scholarship. The state of the art building features a visual arts gallery, a large
capacity lecture hall, two student galleries and space to accommodate a growing undergraduate
program. The facility provides students and faculty with a safe and environmentally
responsible working space featuring the natural light and views of the Snowy and Laramie
Visual Arts fosters a unique combination of innovation, tradition, aestheticism and
practicality, by providing a professional visual arts education built on a strong
University Studies Program (USP) foundation.
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Visual Communication Design
Minor in Art
Join us for our visiting artists' talks, exhibitions, and receptions. Exhibitions
are hosted in the Main Visual Arts Gallery and online.
Located on the first floor of the Visual Arts Building, the This & That Galleries provide Department of Visual Arts students the opportunity to exhibit their
Visit our 2022 BFA Virtual Exhibition, as well as download the 2022 Exhibition Catalog.
Check out events that are happening yearly within the Department of Visual Arts.
Get more information on residency programs through the Neltje Center for Excellence
in Creativity and the Arts.
Department of Visual ArtsVisual Arts Building, Room 110Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Academic Year)7:30 am - 4:30 pm (Summer)1000 E. University Ave.Dept. 3138Laramie, WY 82070Phone: (307) 766-3269Email: firstname.lastname@example.org