THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
Myers School of Art
Make Myers Yours
Study alongside talented and committed faculty in one of the largest academic art facilities in the region. Myers School of Art provides you with experiential learning opportunities to help you grow and thrive both in and out of the classroom. Learn more about our fine facilities, faculty and opportunities.
MYERS AT WORK
2021 Summer Programs
Make It At Myers was our free Summer Pre-College Program in June for rising Junior & Senior high school art + design students. Learn more so you can sign up next year!
Arts LIFT was a free summer art program for Akron Public Schools High School Students in June that was run by Elisa Gargarella. This summer the group worked on redesigning and planting a landscaped secret garden at The University of Akron.
PORTFOLIO DAY & OPEN HOUSE 2021-2022
Spring: Saturday, February 26, 2022 at 12–3 p.m.
Portfolio Day is an opportunity for high school seniors and juniors to have their portfolio reviewed for a scholarship. For more information and to register, please visit our portfolio day page.
Drew Ippoliti appointed Fulbright Scholar Alumni Ambassador
Alumni Ambassadors represent the best of the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program and were selected through a competitive process.
Student's watercolor earns President's Holiday Art Scholarship
Katherine (Katie) Strobel's work was chosen from a juried student exhibition at the School that included 80 works of art.
Wisdom begins with wonder: Art transforms Bierce Library
Students were challenged with giving the two long walls inside the library’s cafe a makeover. The result — a piece titled, “I Wonder…”