IFSA Butler: Glasgow School of Art

Serious studio art students who attend the Glasgow School of Art can expect to spend 25-35 hours a week working in a studio in the historic Mackintosh Building in the vibrant city of Glasgow, Scotland.

Fields of study:

Studio Art


Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, strong interest and experience in studio art, the
abililty to work independently.  Admission is selective.

Semesters Offered:

Fall, Spring, Academic Year


September-December; January-June


Traditional "classes" are not offered at the Glasgow School of Art.  Students enroll
in a specific year of study (1-4) in a department in one of the Glasgow School of Art schools.

Credit Conversion:

1 IFSA Butler credit = 1 Whitman credit


GSA Student residences close to campus with individual rooms and shared cooking facilities.
Some students live in University of Glasgow halls of residence.


Students in all housing purchase or prepare their own meals.




See Link to Financial Aid

Program Link:

IFSA Butler: Glasgow School of Art