Apply to the University of Lethbridge Master of Fine Arts (Art) program

Deadline: February 1, 2020


About the Program
Our MFA Art is a two-year, full-time, practice-led program in contemporary art. Develop your practice in an environment rich in material possibilities and a context animated by diverse theoretical perspectives and historical foundation.

Our Spaces & Technology
In addition to exceptional facilities, including workshops, labs and individual studios, you’ll enjoy technical support in audiovisual, bronze and aluminum casting, ceramics, digital fabrication, drawing, experimental film, media arts, metal, painting, performance, photography and photo-based practice, plaster, printmaking, sound, video, weaving and wood fabrication.

The uLethbridge Art Gallery houses one of the country’s most significant collections of Canadian and European art. Bolstered by a variety of nationally recognized galleries and arts organizations, the program provides unique opportunities for exhibition, collaboration and dialogue within Lethbridge’s vibrant cultural community.


A Community of Inspiring Minds
As a graduate student in the Department of Art, you’ll work with highly skilled technicians, respected scholars and faculty who are active internationally.

Our unparalleled, acclaimed Visiting Speakers in the Arts Program will enrich your MFA experience with opportunities to engage with professional Canadian and international artists, architects, curators, critics, designers and historians.

Scholarships and Funding
We are committed to providing you generous financial support. In addition to a range of scholarships, awards and bursaries, you’ll have access to professional teaching and research experience with our graduate teaching and research assistantships.

Application Deadline: February 1, 2020

  • Term of Admission: Fall 2020
  • Applications and accompanying documents must be received by the deadline.

For More Information
Learn more about the MFA Art program, apply or find information about admission, supervisors and tuition.

Learn more about the Department of Art, our facilities, faculty and staff, as well as student opportunities.


Contacts Us
School of Graduate Studies
University of Lethbridge
4401 University Drive
Lethbridge, Alberta
T1K 3M4

David Miller,
MFA Art Program Coordinator