Unleash your talent.

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



Experience Fine Arts at Northern

The admission policy for our fine arts events has been updated and virtual attendance options remain available.

Student Experiences

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


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

Degree Programs

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!

Fine Arts Events Calendar



Attend and View Events

For all ticketed Northern music concerts and theatre productions, general admission tickets will be sold at the door.  There are no advance ticket sales or online ticket purchases.

Payments will be by cash or check only; debit or credit card payments will not be processed.

General admission will be $10 for adults, $5 for senior citizens and Northern faculty/staff.  As always, student admission is free.

Enjoy all our music concerts and recitals live at NSU Music Department Facebook page or Fine Arts Online.

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

See all High School Programs