School of Fine Arts

Talent Wanted.
Musicians, Artists, Actors, Educators: The NSU School of Fine Arts wants you! Our School of Fine Arts is the largest collaborative arts program of its kind in South Dakota, encompassing art, music and theater.
Our supremely talented faculty will inspire you to grow and pursue your passion.  And we have just the place to showcase your talent.  The newly-renovated Johnson Fine Arts Center hosts more than 60 fine art events each year, put on by the students and faculty of the School of Fine Arts.
NSU has long had a strong influence on the arts in this region, and we invite you to contribute your talent to make our outstanding center for the arts even better.



Be a friend of the arts

Learn how you can receive complimentary tickets to selected fine arts events.

Box Office Tickets

Buy tickets online or through the JFAC Box Office. 

The box office opens two hours prior to show time, offers discounts and special offers, and accepts payment by cash, check or credit card.

Hours: Noon-4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

Phone: 605-626-2900 or Email:

The NSU School of Fine Arts abounds with student involvement opportunities. Learn more about clubs, internships, gallery showings and performance opportunities!

The School of Fine Arts offers scholarships in art, music and theater and hosts the annual Fine Arts Invitational Scholarship Event.

The NSU School of Fine Arts boasts newly renovated facilities that will help you be successful in your academic endeavors. Learn more about our school and the spaces you'll learn and perform in.

At Northern, talented faculty will inspire you to grow as an artist and excel in your chosen passion.

School of Fine Arts Newsletter

The School of Fine Arts' newsletter is emailed monthly. Don't miss upcoming events, student accomplishments, faculty achievements, alumni successes, and special announcements!