RESOURCES FOR ART & ART HISTORY STUDENTS

Find the support you need to be successful on campus and after graduation with these UM-Flint Art & Art History student resources. 

Advising

All Art & Art History students work with a professional academic advisor to ensure they are on track to graduate in a timely and cost-effective manner. Schedule an appointment with Kim Laux to:

  • Register for classes
  • Conduct a graduation audit
  • Discuss which courses are right for you
  • And more

SCHEDULE AN ADVISING APPOINTMENT

Scholarships

There are several scholarships available to Art & Art History students at UM-Flint:

Be sure to check the general UM-Flint scholarship page for more information on available funding. 

CAS Opportunity Fund

The CAS Opportunity Fund provides additional funding for students, faculty, & staff to pursue research projects, travel, professional development, and more. 

Learn more about the CAS Opportunity Fund. 

Internships

Students in Art & Art History complete internships to gain additional skills out of the classroom and make connections in their field. 

Download the internship guide for Art & Design students

Community Resources & Partnerships

Buckham Gallery / Non-profit, artist-run gallery in Flint.

City of Flint / Collaborative partner on civically-engaged Art & Design projects.

Factory 2 / Community makerspace in downtown Flint, which provides tools, equipment, and training.

Flint Institute of Arts / Second largest art museum in Michigan; an educational and cultural events partner.

Flint Public Art Project / Non-profit arts organization which organizes art installations, murals, and public events.

Greater Flint Arts Council / Non-profit arts organization and gallery which serves and supports the arts in Genesee County. Our longtime Annual Student Exhibition partner and host!

Innovation Incubator / Supports social entrepreneurship, innovation, and creative economy-based ventures. A program of UM-Flint located in the Ferris Wheel

Local 422 / Red Ink Flint / Long-running all-ages venue and youth-focused non-profit arts organization.

Mott-Warsh Collection / Modern and contemporary collection of African American and African diasporic art with Galleries located in downtown Flint.

100K Ideas / Non-profit focused on providing support and mentorship in innovation and entrepreneurship. Located in the Ferris Wheel.

Share Art Genesee / Grant program supporting artists and art institutions.