dha College of Design
Design, Housing, and Apparel

Prospective Graduate Students

Welcome, Prospective Graduate Students!

The Design Graduate Program focuses on the study of relationships between humans and their designed environments. Coursework addresses theory, research, and application, using a shared disciplinary base from the arts and the social and behavioral sciences.

Degree Options & Emphases
Applying for Admission
Faculty Research Interests
Selected Theses & Dissertations
Professional Organizations
Employment Opportunities

2009 Graduate Student Exhibition Research/Creative Posters

Interested in taking a course for graduate credit prior to applying?
Questions about the application process? Contact dhagrad@umn.edu for answers.


Graduate Program of Design

240 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue

University of Minnesota

St. Paul, MN  55108-6136


Contact Information

College of Design

Saint Paul Offices

32 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN 55108

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-1922

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Minneapolis Offices

101 Rapson Hall, 89 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-7525

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