Athletic Scholarship and Sports Recruiting Opportunities.
About Academy of Art University.
Academy of Art University is a private, co-educational, for-profit art and design institution of higher learning located in San Francisco, California. The school is owned and maintained by the Stephens Institute. With more than 18,000 traditional, non-traditional and online students, the University offers degrees such as Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Arts, Associate of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Arts, Master of Architecture, Certificate Programs or Continuing Art Education courses, with over 30 areas of academic emphasis.
Academy of Art University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and by other accrediting agencies and specialized organizations.
Athletics Department of Academy of Art University
The athletics department of Academy of Art University offers athletic programs in fitness, wellness, intercollegiate sports and recreation. These programs and activities are organized to help students; faculty and staff develop and maintain good physical health and balanced lifestyle. The department is also committed to facilitate activities that foster social and personal values, good character, teamwork, sportsmanship as well as accountability, integrity and self control.
Athletic Programs of Academy of Art University.
The athletic program of Academy of Art University consists of men’s scdholarship sports such as baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer and track and field. On the other hand, women’s scholarship sports include basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, tennis, golf, track and field and volleyball. In addition, the school also sponsors intramural and recreational sports and activities which are designed to cater the educational, athletic, recreational and competitive needs and interests of students and other members of the community.
OFFICIAL SPORTS TEAM: Academy of Art University Urban Knights.
The Urban Knights teams participate as members of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) at the Division II level, primarily competing in the Pacific West Conference.
Guide to Athletic Scholarships at Academy of Art University
Academy of Art University has been helping students who want to pursue a degree program in arts and design by facilitating and awarding financial aids such as Federal, State/local, outside, endowed and institutional grants, loans and scholarships.
Some of the grants and scholarships offered at Academy of Art University include the Pre-College Art Experience Programs Scholarships, Summer Portfolio Scholarships, Art School Scholarships, Teachers Grants, American Indian Scholarship, Anne Trevarthen Memorial Scholarship, Coca-Cola All-State Community Colleges Academic Team Scholarship, Enid Hall Griswold Memorial Scholarship and Federal Pell Grant among others. These grants and scholarships are offered to freshmen, transfer, continuing and graduate students with the required credentials and documents.