School of Fine Arts

Unleash your talent.
Our School of Fine Arts is the largest collaborative arts program of its kind in the region, encompassing art, music and theater.

Admission to our 2020-2021 fine arts events is free of charge and virtual attendance options are available.

Our school abounds with student involvement opportunities. We offer clubs, internships, gallery showings and performance opportunities!

We offer scholarships in art, music and theater and host the annual Fine Arts Invitational Scholarship Event.

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

Be a friend of the arts

Learn how you can support our students during this critical year.

Fine Arts Events Calendar



Due to COVID-19, admission is free to all 2020-21 NSU School of Fine Arts events. Limited seating is available; passes will be distributed at the door on a first-come, first-served basis.

Masks are required for all patrons, as mandated by the S.D. Board of Regents.

Enjoy all our music concerts and recitals live on the NSU Music Department Facebook page.

For more information, please call 605-626-2497.


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!

High School Programs

Get a head start on your college degree at Northern!

  • High School Dual Credit
  • E-learning Center
  • Rising Scholars

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