School of the Arts

The University of New Orleans School of the Arts brings together five arts disciplines: Arts Administration, Film, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts, to expand on UNO’s rich arts traditions, share resources and training across disciplines, and address 21st Century career challenges. Housed on the University of New Orleans Lakefront Campus, the School of the Arts immerses students in the vibrant culture of the City of New Orleans. SOTA also serves the public as a regional center of cultural and intellectual activity with numerous public performances, exhibitions, lectures and workshops by students, faculty, and guest artists in its galleries and performance spaces. The University of New Orleans School of the Arts meets and often exceeds national standards, and ranks among the leading cultural and arts education centers in the Gulf South.