Northern Vermont University is now part of Vermont State University! Please visit for accurate information.

Vermont State University logo

Northern Vermont University will join with Castleton University and Vermont Technical College to become Vermont State University on July 1, 2023.

Learn more about Academic Programs at Vermont State.

Learn More

About the Concentration in Illustration and Animation

Fine-tune the skills you build in NVU-Lyndon’s B.F.A. program as you prepare for your career. Increase your marketability with required and elective courses in life drawing, concept art for games and animation, creative writing, digital illustration, interactive media design, and more. You’ll work in well-equipped facilities with two art studios, a 3-D printer, and Quimby Gallery, a campus venue that hosts shows by students and regional artists. Our new technology includes a Maker-Bot Replicator for 3-D printing and Oculus headsets for virtual reality viewings to stimulate your creativity.

At a Glance

Program Options:
Students in this program will graduate with a bachelor of fine arts degree in animation and illustration with a concentration in illustration and animation.
Two female students in an art classroom, holding paint brushes, working together at a table.

“The art professors have so much to offer. They’re here to support you and let you be creative without holding you back.”

- Lily Johnson ’17


Request Information Schedule A Visit Apply