The Department of Art History at the University of Wisonsin-Madison offers two graduate options, a terminal Master's Degree and a Doctoral Program designed to meet the needs of the Ph.D. candidate. If you are committed to a Ph.D. in Art History, apply directly to the Ph.D. program. The deadline to apply to the Art History graduate program is December 15th.
For general information about the graduate program, please contact the Director of Graduate Studies, Professor Anna Andrzejewski at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For general inquiries about admissions and funding, please contact the Director of Admissions and Fellowship, Prof. Thomas Dale email@example.com. For specific questions about the application process and correspondence about your application, please contact Graduate Coordinator Teddy Kaul at firstname.lastname@example.org. For specific questions about any funding you receive, please contact Department Administrator Jaime Bauman at email@example.com.
For General Information about the Application Process see Graduate School link: http://grad.wisc.edu/admissions/process/
Prospective Graduate Student Welcome Event
On Thursday, March 2nd and on Friday, March 3rd (2017) the Department of Art History will be hosting its 5th annual Welcome Event for graduate students who have been admitted into the program. We strongly recommend that you join us as this is an unique opportunity to meet the Art History faculty and staff, as well as current Master’s and Doctoral students in the program! Time will be set aside for you to meet one-on-one with your prospective faculty advisor(s), and you will also have face-to-face time with current graduate students.
During your visit we will provide you with detailed information about the Art History graduate program. Most notably, we will go over departmental expectations, financial aid/funding processes & opportunities, and we will introduce you to resources available in our department and around campus. You will have the opportunity to tour The Chazen Museum of Art and the Kohler Art Library, both of which are located IN our building!
On Thursday evening (March 2nd) at 5:30 PM you can look forward to a Welcome Reception where Art History faculty, staff and current graduate students will all be in attendance. For those of you who interested in museum work, you will have an opportunity to speak with Chazen Museum of Art staff as well! On Friday, March 3rd there will be a full day planned for you which will include tours of facilities, breakfast with faculty, dinner with current grad students, and much more! If you have any questions about this event please get in touch with the Graduate Program Coordinator, Teddy Kaul, either by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 608-263-2373. We hope you’ll join us!
The following application materials are required by the Department:
Mail 1 copy of all original transcripts, and one copy of each of the following: writing sample, CV and statement of purpose/reason directly to the Department of Art History address below:
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Art History
800 University Avenue, Room 232
Madison, WI 53706-1479
The following application materials and information required by the Graduate school:
If you have something you need to mail to the Graduate school, the address is below:
Office of Graduate Admissions
228 Bascom Hall
500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1380
The following links direct you to further information about the program and the application procedure: