As the only college devoted exclusively to graduate fine arts education, VCFA offers artists and writers a transformative and progressive educational experience.
OUR MISSION & VALUES
We are a global community of artists continuously redefining what it means to be an arts college. We measure success by our ability to foster the excellence of emerging and established practitioners.
We believe in collaborative leadership that considers and values all the voices in our global community.
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
At VCFA, we are committed to working in partnership with all members of our college and the external community to build and sustain a welcoming and inclusive environment.
VCFA AT A GLANCE
General information about our degree programs, scholarships, student population, tuition costs, graduation and retention rates, student success, and more.
STUDENT SUCCESS & MORE
ACCREDITATION, DISCLOSURES & POLICIES
Vermont College of Fine Arts is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) and the National Association of Schools of Art & Design (NASAD).
For the last 175 years, VCFA’s campus has been a pillar institution in Vermont, serving thousands of students from across the country.
founding of Newbury Seminary, our predecessor
campus moves to Montpelier
VCFA purchases campus and 3 MFA programs