Visual Studies

Part 2 Materials

Main Page Content

  • Department Contact

    Mr. Tate Shaw

    (585) 442-8676

     Send Email
  • Program Information

    Visual Studies (MFA)

     Learn More
  • Application Deadlines

    February 15 - Fall/Summer Admission

     Apply Now

Statement of Objectives:

In a well-developed essay of no less than 250 and no more than 500 words, please submit a statement of your objectives for undertaking graduate study and of your plans for a professional or scholarly career. Comment on your past work and experiences as they relate to this field of study.

Submit Objectives

Artist Statement:

In an essay of no less than 250 and no more than 500 words, please tell us about yourself as an artist and your art making process.

Submit Artist Statement

Letters of Reference:

Please complete and submit the reference request forms below.(Please note: We do not accept placement or credential files.)

Reference 1  Reference 2


Portfolio of images, book samples, writing excerpts, or short videos that represent a body of work. Applicants must submit their portfolio through If you do not have a Submittable account, you will be prompted to set up a free account.

Submit Portfolio

Questions / Need More Information:

Check out our How to Apply Page

Last Updated 7/1/20

Close mobile navigation