Boston University College of Fine Arts


The Schools of CFA: The Ultimate Training Ground


With more than 30 programs of study, on-campus and online modalities, and a full range of undergraduate and graduate options, CFA educates artists, musicians, performers, scholars, and educators at all stages of their professional careers.

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Who Are We?

With programs in MusicTheatre, and Visual Arts, Boston University College of Fine Arts offers a wide array of pre-college, undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs, as well as a range of online degrees and certificates.

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CFA Magazine

Making art and an impact. Discover the amazing stories of CFA's dynamic alumni and faculty as well as the innovation happening right here on BU's campus.

Read the most recent issue of CFA magazine, featuring the latest stories from the CFA Terrier community of artists, educators, and activists, including Rebecca Ness and her intimate, slice-of-life oil paintings, television costume designers Joyce Kim Lee and Natalie Turturro Mettouchi, trailblazing conductor Lina Gonzalez Granados, animator Jeff Wamester, who brings your favorite comic characters to life onscreen, and Michelle Lougee and Resa Blatman, whose works are bringing the environmental crisis to the fore...and many more inspiring folks who make us proud to BU!


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Explore what's new in the ever-expanding world of CFA student, faculty, and alumni news and work.

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Upcoming Events

There's always something going on at the College of Fine Arts! Check out all upcoming concerts, productions, exhibitions, lectures, and community events.

Arts Music

Brass Chamber Concert

Day: Monday Sep 25th Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm CFA, 855 Commonwealth Avenue (Concert Hall)
Visual Arts

Tuesday Night Lecture Series: Mattie Lubchansky (MICE Keynote)

Day: Friday Sep 29th Time: 6:00pm - 6:00pm CFA, 855 Commonwealth Ave (1st Floor Concert Hall)
Arts Music Ensembles

Boston University Symphony Orchestra

Day: Friday Sep 29th Time: 7:30pm - 9:00pm Tsai Performance Center
Theatre Performance

Down Neck

Day: Friday Sep 29th Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm CFA, CFA, 855 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA

Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE)

Day: Saturday Sep 30th Time: 11:00am - 6:00pm 808 Gallery Building: 808 Commonwealth Ave (Fuller Building)
Theatre Performance

Down Neck

Day: Saturday Sep 30th Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm CFA, 855 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA
Theatre Performance

Cars, Candy, Other Colorful Things

Day: Saturday Sep 30th Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm Joan & Edgar Booth Theatre
Arts Music Ensembles

Sutasoma: Balinese Shadow Play

Day: Saturday Sep 30th Time: 8:00pm - 9:30pm CFA Concert Hall
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