General Information

Welcome to the newest department on campus, The Department of Design. Our name may be new, but our award-winning programs have a long history of preparing students in the following areas of study:

  • Animation
  • Art Direction
  • Branding
  • Character Design
  • Concept Design
  • Fine Art Photography
  • Game Development
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Interaction Design
  • Motion Design
  • Photography
  • User Experience Design
  • Videography
  • Visual Development

For inquiries, please contact the department office in E509 Harris Fine Arts Center
by phone: 801-422-7321
or email: E509frontdesk@byu.edu

Academic Advisors:
Pre-majors: Becca Weidner, (801) 422-3777
Majors: Julee Braithwaite, (801) 422-3777

Degree Programs:

  • Majors:
  • Animation: BFA
  • Graphic Design: BFA
  • Illustration: BFA
  • Photography: BFA
  • Design: BA

Upcoming Application Deadlines:

  • Department Scholarships
    and Talent Awards:
  • January 15, 2019

  • Pre-BFA:
  • April 15, 2019; June 2019

    BA and BFA:
  • June 2019

New Student Application &
Portfolio Information

BYU Department of Design
E509 HFAC
Provo, Utah 84602
Phone: (801) 422-7321

Faculty access to SlideRoom