Design Department

We are home to the Entertainment Design, Game Design and Development, Graphic Design and Interactive Media, Industrial Design, Interior Design, and Master's in Design programs.
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Hello, and welcome to the Design Department!

We are one of two departments that make up the School of Art & Design at UW-Stout. The School of Art & Design is proud to be the largest art and design higher education entity in the entire upper Midwest, consisting of more than 1,000 students and 65 faculty who are actively engaged in various forms of creativity and innovation.

With award-winning and nationally-recognized programs and students, our hands-on, polytechnic-infused curriculum fosters an environment for creative problem solving and self-expression. We invite you to connect online with questions or visit us in person so you can tour our fantastic facilities and meet with our wonderful faculty.

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M.F.A. Design

Cultivate your knowledge and skills in diverse design disciplines that combine your passions for practical problem-solving and innovative teaching.
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School of Art and Design

All School of Art and Design News

Two art students, alumnus start Gallery 610 in Menomonie

Two University of Wisconsin-Stout students and an alumnus want to bring the community together at a new gallery space in downtown Menomonie.

Furlong Gallery exhibits opening Sept. 16 to feature alumna, group of alumni

An alumna whose art has been exhibited and is in galleries around the U.S. and a group of alumni will be featured in the first exhibit of the academic year.

Graphic design student receives national advertising award

A University of Wisconsin-Stout student has received a prestigious honor for her creativity in advertising design.