Discover why The Design School is right for you.

The Design School is one of the most comprehensive design schools in the nation. Our programs in architecture, environmental design, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture, urban design and visual communication design are among the top 20 in the country, and are distinguished by a commitment to enable students to master their design disciplines, the art of collaboration and the skills necessary to develop cross-disciplinary projects.  The school also houses InnovationSpace, a multi-disciplinary research and educational laboratory that unites design, business and engineering.

Add creativity to your class schedule.

We offer classes that are open to all ASU students. Check out our available courses and add creativity to your college experience.
Several courses fulfill CS, HU or L general studies designations and awareness area requirements for C, G or H.


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ASU architecture students from The Design School helped to construct a selection of tiny spaces currently on view in an exhibition featuring 12 structures under 600 square feet at the Schemer Art...
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The new dean of the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts says that a degree in design and the arts "may be one of the best preparations for a 21st-century economy."
According to Herberger Institute dean Steven Tepper, "bigger-than-me" experiences are necessary for students to have authentic growth.