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 BU alums making instrumental impacts across fields from art to education to healthcare, in all corners of the world! They're community organizers, arts leaders, education advocates, playwrights, singers, podcasters, filmmakers, and revolutionaries.


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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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Inside the Industry

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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.

Theatre Arts Performance

The Hot L Baltimore

Day: Sunday Feb 25th Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm Studio 105
Theatre Arts Performance

Senior Acting Thesis: Pod 5

Day: Sunday Feb 25th Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm Studio ONE
Visual Arts

Tuesday Night Lecture Series: Justine Kurland

Day: Tuesday Feb 27th Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
CFA Students Arts

Pizza with the CFA Dean

Day: Wednesday Feb 28th Time: 12:00pm CFA Student Lounge, 855 Commonwealth Ave.
Arts Music

Building Your Brand Through Digital Media (BU School of Music)

Day: Wednesday Feb 28th Time: 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Arts Music Alumni

BU Alumni Reception at the American Choral Directors Association Eastern Division Conference

Day: Thursday Feb 29th Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm Omni Providence Hotel, 1 W Exchange St Providence, RI 02903
Theatre Arts Music Opera Performance

Cendrillon (Cinderella)

Day: Thursday Feb 29th Time: 7:30pm - 10:00pm Joan & Edgar Booth Theatre, 820 Commonwealth Ave, Brookline
Theatre Arts Performance

One Penny Down

Day: Thursday Feb 29th Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm Studios on 3
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