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 Fall 2017

  • Monday, August 21
    Fall semester begins

  • Monday, October 23
    Scholarship portfolios due for spring semester

  • November 13–December 4
    Preregistration for current students for spring semester

  • Wednesday–Sunday, November 22–26
    Thanksgiving break (no classes)

  • Monday, December 4
    Fall semester ends

  • 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 May 2018. Learn more about the plans and the temporary facility.