Institute of American Indian Arts

Institute of American Indian Arts

Institute of American Indian Arts

Degree Programs:

  • Creative Writing
  • Cinematic Arts/Technology
  • Studio Arts (Photography offered as a part of Studio Arts)

Benefits Offered to Students:

Students are eligible for the IAIA Merit Scholarship based on their CGPA at SFUAD.

Award Amounts per Semester:

  • 3.00-3.49: $500
  • 3.50-3.89: $750
  • 3.90-4.00: $1,000

Also, students that enrolled in a federal tribe, and have maintained at least a 2.0 CGPA, we will award an additional $500 per semester.

We work closely with the American Indian College Fund who also allows students to apply for their nontribal scholarships.

**We also include the cost for books with tuition, so books are free to the student and returned to the Bookstore at the end of the semester.


Tuition $4,700 12-18 Credits (includes books) (Per Year)

Transfer Process:

Students will apply online: and pay the $25.00 application fee and submit all official college transcripts and if transferring in less than 24 college credits, a high school transcript with the graduation date is required.

Admissions Deadline:

June 2, 2017

Contact Info:

Jonathan Breaker, Asst. Director of Admission and Recruitment