The Fine Arts Department offers Three-year General and Four-year Honours undergraduate degrees in Studio Art and in Visual Culture. Students taking the Four-year Honours Studio Practice may be eligible for the Intensive Studio Specialization.
The department also offers a Teaching Preparation Specialization and a Digital Art Specialization. Fine Arts Experiential Learning (FINE 243, 343) provide students with opportunities to enrich their academic and professional profile.
We are here to help advise you on your courses and plans and help you navigate your way around the Fine Arts Department. If you have any questions about our program, please contact Karin Staley, the Administrative Coordinator for Undergraduate Studies (phone x30372) or Bojana Videkanic, the Fine Arts Associate Chair of Undergraduate Studies (phone x32614).
If you are looking for tips and answers from fellow students about the university experience at Waterloo, check out the Arts peer mentors.
Society of Fine Arts (SOFA)
SOFA is your departmental student organisation. It raises money through its various activities to enhance student life. SOFA encourages each student to become involved; watch for announcements of their meetings. Elections to SOFA are held each year in March.