Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects

In AIADO, our studios have no boundaries: we are creative across disciplines and we are engaged with our community at SAIC, our context in Chicago, and the world. Our dedicated faculty teach from diverse experience in practices that impact public life and drive public culture. We value the craft that brings ideas into the world; the research that informs criticality, and the compelling stories we tell to share our work.

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Undergraduate Admissions Events

President's Day at SAIC

Monday, February 17
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 
Learn more about SAIC's interdisciplinary curriculum, tour our state-of-the-art facilities, and receive an optional portfolio review from an Admissions counselor.
 
 

Post-Baccalaureate Deadline: April 1

Expand your work in SAIC's 1-year Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Studio program.

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Meet the Students and Faculty of AIADO

Explore Past Lectures

AIADO Gallery: The Hallway

Alumni Stories

Partnering with Leaders in the Community