College of Visual and Performing Arts
College of Visual and Performing Arts

John O'Connell,  Dean

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499

  • Office: Visual Arts Building
  • Room: VA102
  • Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 am-5 pm

  • Phone: 260-481-6977
  • Fax: 260-481-6707
  • E-mail:


IPFW Box Office

Art and Design | School of Music | Theatre

Academic Degree Programs

Department of Fine Arts

Indiana University Degree

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.)







Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Fine Art Art Education 


Fine Arts

Art History


Minors are offered in fine art, music, and theatre.

For a more in depth description of departmental programs please click on the department of choice above. For a full explanation of classes needed for the major/minor/certificate of choice please check the IPFW Bulletins.

Student Handbooks

Each department in the  College of Visual and Performing Arts creates a student handbook that addresses departmental policy and regulations that are essential to their learning environment. The handbooks are used as a guide for both students and faculty to communicate what is expected of each student. The documents below are presented in Portable Document Format [PDF]. A PDF Reader is required to view these documents.

Fine Arts | MusicTheatre | Visual Communication and Design