Stanford’s academic programs in the arts offer a unique combination of study through theory and practice.

You don’t have to be an arts major or minor to take classes in the arts, but if you choose to major or minor in an arts discipline, you will have a chance to work in-depth with world-class faculty and accomplished fellow students from around the world.

Check out the Creativity Course Guide to see some of the exciting, creative courses being offered across campus. You can also check out a listing of some of the most intriguing classes that fulfill the new Creative Expression breadth requirement.

For Freshmen

Academics Contacts

View the Arts Directory to find all arts departments and organizations categorized by discipline.

Undergraduate Majors and Minors

Graduate Programs

Interdisciplinary Academic Programs