General Info

Contact Info


Phone 713.639.7500

Email glassell@mfah.org


“Our curriculum covers the foundations of what it means to be involved in the visual arts.” —Joseph Havel, director of the Glassell School of Art

Office Hours
Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. 
The Studio School is closed to the public on Saturdays and Sundays.

School Hours
Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–10 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
Closed Sunday

► Fall 2017 course catalog
► Registration forms

Important Dates for Summer 2017

  • Tuesday, June 6
    Summer classes begin

  • Tuesday, July 25
    Summer semester ends

Important Dates for Fall 2017

  • July 10–21
    Priority registration for fall 2017 semester, open to spring and summer 2017 students

  • Tuesday August 8, 11 a.m.–6 p.m. & Wednesday, August 9,  11 a.m.–4 p.m.
    Registration and faculty counseling for new and continuing students

  • Monday & Tuesday, August 14 & 15, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
    Late registration (call 713.639.7500 for appointment)

  • Monday, August 21
    Fall semester begins

  • See the full academic calendar

► Classes for Studio School students have moved to a temporary facility on Holcombe Boulevard until the new Glassell School of Art building opens in January 2018. Learn more about the plans and the temporary facility.