StudentsReview :: The Academy of Art University - Campus Aesthetics Ratings
Search for Schools by Region

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Art Center College of Design -- Pasadena, CA
School of the Art Institute of Chicago -- Chicago, IL
Ringling School of Art and Design -- Sarasota, FL

  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.

The Academy of Art University

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at AAU

By Gender
By Major
Architecture & Urban Planning DepartmentD-
Art & Design DepartmentC+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcC
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB
Industrial DesignC
Interior DesignC
Music EducationA+

Against similar schools

Campus Aesthetics compared with similar schools in class.

Academy of Art University
Average of All Schools
Average of schools in class

Savannah College of Art and Design
University of California - Berkeley
Rhode Island School of Design
Harvard University
University of Southern California
New York University
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles

Campus Aesthetics

... One complaint for me is, while still teaching things in class, almost every professor both on-campus and online would tell you to look online to ...Read full comment
... If you are out of state, please take the time to research housing off campus unless you have realy rich parents or like sharing a rat hole with ...Read full comment
... They work on updating the latest macs all the time so you'll have the newest stuff, but unless you plan on buying your own programs-like Illustr...Read full comment
... CAMPUS/ FACILITIES: The campus doesn't feel like a "campus" at all ...Read full comment
... If you're considering dorming while you're on campus, prepared to cough up more money 10K/semester ...Read full comment
... By the way, if you go to this school, take it on campus ...Read full comment
... Stay out of the politics of the University, and STAY OUT OF CAMPUS HOUSING ...Read full comment
... In the end you'll realize that San Francisco is your campus because AAU doesn't really have much of one ...Read full comment
... I did online so pretty much the only good grade that this college is getting from me is A on the campus cause I have no clue but I'm sure the saf...Read full comment
... You could certainly make the aesthetics nicer, but when I'm looking for a job, I know the big businesses are looking for AAU graduates, not SFAI ...Read full comment
... I am an online student, so some of the questions I rated just a B because I have no clue what the campus is like, social activities, resources, et...Read full comment
... - It is hard to get to know people outside of your major because the campus is all over SF, thats what great about this school and not, you g...Read full comment
... They will try to charge you for everything, maybe even breathing on campus if they could ...Read full comment
... Professors and others who run the campus have bills to pay too ...Read full comment
... I miss being on a real campus with everything relatively close, not spread out in a busy city with hardly any parking ...Read full comment
... Now, keep in mind that I am not taking up any space on campus, I am not sitting in a classroom, I am not engaging an instructor in front of the c...Read full comment
... If you can stay off campus, that would be best ...Read full comment
... Online and On Campus ...Read full comment
The Academy of Art University
Compare AAUSave AAU

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→
• Boston Apartment lease: Watch out!

Are you a student and about to sign the very first lease in your li... more→

• What college is right for you?
When thinking about their choices for colleges, many students and pare... more→