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The University of the Arts

Philadelphia, PA, USA
3.68 Average Rating

The University of the Arts is a private visual and performing arts institution. It was founded in 1876 and is one of the oldest art schools in the nation. Popular majors include dance, illustration, and music performance. The university provides an interactive academic environment where all faculty are working artists.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
33%
Out-Of-State Students
59%
0
100
74%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,860
Total Number of Undergrads
1,681
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
55%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
62%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
8:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$39,322
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$44,930
Out-of-State Tuition
$44,930
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$22,016
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
38%
62%
Student Organizations
30
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Philadelphia
New York
Los Angeles
Washington
San Francisco
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$32,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.68 Average Rating
The University of the Arts is a place where unique students come together to create a diverse and fun place to grow in your artistic field of study. Visual artists and performing artists collaborate and interact on a daily basis which creates a thriving environment for the arts. UArts is an awesome school where talented individuals expand in the great center city of Philadelphia.
Rachel from Trenton, NJ
This school is a school of business. Every faculty member wants you to succeed and grow in music. When you step in there as a student you leave each class everyday a better musician.
Khrista from Fairless Hills, PA

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