Resources for Art and Design Students


We are committed to helping you invest in your future. That’s why we offer a variety of scholarship awards at both the university and department levels. This includes four scholarships that are available to incoming freshmen and transfer students!

Art and Design Scholarships

Scholarship ApplicationScholarship Information

Transfer guide

​​​​More than 1,500 students transfer to Central Michigan University each year from community colleges and other accredited universities and colleges. Transfer students are a top priority at CMU.​ If you would like more information about the transfer process, click the link below.

Transfer Students

Department groups

Ceramic Society

Contact Israel Davis

CMU Photo Club

Contact Kris Sanford

Figure Drawing Club

Contact Jeremy Davis

Student Design Club

Contact David Stairs

Study in Italy

People involved in Study Abroad in Italy.

Your learning isn't limited to the studio, though. Learn about juried exhibitions or showcase your work at the  University Art Gallery, or  travel to Florence, Italy to create artwork in a true Renaissance city.

Email Department Chair, Brian Elder, to learn more about this annual opportunity.