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Involvement in extra-curricular activities is highly encouraged and we welcome the opportunity to guide you in your exploration.

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Stephanie Etheridge Woodson, interim associate dean for students

Meet your dean of students

Whether you are a prospective undergraduate or graduate student needing vital information to help narrow university options or you are a current undergraduate or graduate student needing advice on classes, internships or job opportunities, we are here to meet your needs.

Each of our students is key in making a strong and vibrant community.

Stephanie Etheridge Woodson, interim associate dean for students

Our talented faculty, supportive staff, outstanding facilities and unlimited opportunities make the Herberger Institute the ideal place to practice, learn and grow.

ASU rankings, number 5 in the nation for producing the best qualified graduates

Connecting students with job and internship opportunities

Handshake is a new tool offered by the ASU Career services to connect our talented students with job and internship opportunities.

Learn more

A fulfilling student life is just one of many aspects you can look forward to at the Herberger Institute. 


The contributions made by the faculty in The Design School are vital components in the success our students. 
Visit the faculty directory.

Benefit from all the resources

The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts is here to meet your needs and we are committed to our students’ success.
Explore the student resources section.

Tuition and paying for college

Thousands of dollars in scholarships and fellowships are awarded to Herberger Institute students annually. Explore all of your options.
ASU has many financial aid options available

Talk to an admissions representative

The advising team in the Herberger Institute specializes in all design and arts disciplines and can help you navigate your curriculum. 
Schedule an advising appointment

Get involved

College life is more than books and classwork! Student organizations are a great way to network, build your resume and explore your interests.
Contact club representatives directly.

Barrett, The Honors College experienceThe Design School offers special programming for Barrett, The Honors College students majoring in architecture, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture and visual communication (graphic) design. Explore the honors program.

Receive your complementary tickets

We offer more than 1,000 exciting free and ticketed events presented by talented students, outstanding faculty and amazing guest artists.
Contact the box office.

Contact us

Phone: 480-965-3536