Valparaiso University's Department of Art offers a wide variety of course work in the studio arts. Students majoring in art can explore a variety of media, work in close contact with experienced faculty and may benefits from yearly student/faculty critiques. Classes are open to both major and non-majors. The average studio class size is 14 students.

Highlighting the department are the areas of photography and graphic design. Equipped with current software and Macintosh computers we offer several courses which involve several areas of the digital arts. Be sure to explore the various galleries which display recent student work .