Advising Information

You can find information regarding required classes and current progress toward completion in Degree Works. You can access Degree Works through the WConnect Portal.


Art Internship

Based on the importance of augmenting classroom learning with on‐the‐job application this internship is intended to acquaint/update students with current working opportunities, conditions, and issues in their field of study. New learning is expected as the student related classroom preparation to the professional workplace.

Art Internship Packet

Scholarship Information

The Department of Art & Design provides many scholarships to our students. These funds can be applied by completing the online Current Art Majors Scholarship Application.

Scholarship Information

Safety in the Studio

Health and safety guidelines are distributed in class, based on the particular needs of a given studio or discipline. For more information specific to your area of study, please check the SDS binders in each studio. Additionally, we have compiled the following list of general information for up-to-date safety information.

Studio Safety Information

Student Organizations

The W is home to the first chapter of Kappa Pi, the art honorary society, in the state of Mississippi. Rho Chapter was founded in 1938.

Student Organizations