College of Visual and Performing Arts

Experience a pioneering learning environment dedicated to creative exploration, discovery, and innovation in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Kutztown University.

Our students are future leaders in art, design, media, music, and communication. No matter which program you choose, creative avenues abound to develop your skills, practice your techniques, and cultivate your vision. Our professors are committed to your growth as an individual. Experts in their field, they are passionate about inspiring students to meld passion with academic and creative growth. 

Be inspired in one of our technologically-driven next generation classrooms.  Connect with the creative forces of the nearby cities of Philadelphia and New York City through one of our many internships or field experiences. Join one of our study abroad programs and embrace the creative and communicative practices of the world. 

We value your creativity.  Expand your horizons.  Come join us!

Dr. Bradley Shope, Dean


Holly Fegley is a senior majoring in Commercial Music. The Coal Twp., Pa. native is currently featured on the KU homepage.

Find out about Holly's major and why she chose KU.


The Kutztown University Arts Society includes community and university volunteers who are both patrons of the arts and who are dedicated to advancing arts programming at Kutztown University and in the surrounding community.

The Society raises funds to support arts programming, which includes: Promoting the Love of Arts for Youth Series (P.L.A.Y.), KU Presents!, University Art Galleries, President’s International Quintet, Kutztown Arts Academy, and Arts Programming Grants to Kutztown University students, faculty, and staff.

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