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

Furlong Gallery show features Switzerland’s Grilli Type

Typeface developed by an independent Swiss type foundry, Grilli Type, Is the new exhibit opening at University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Furlong Gallery on Wednesday

Alumna has moment to remember with artwork appearing at Oscars

In 20 years as a professional artist, Erin Goedtel has had many special moments and achievements.

Research-based marijuana posters ask students to think before using

Abbi Schlueter was surprised when she saw the statistic: UW-Stout students think that 88% of their peers are using marijuana, but the real number is far lower.