Explore this page to learn more about our 7 career paths:
- 3D Animation B.F.A.*
- Digital Film/Video Production B.F.A.
- Game Design B.F.A.*
- Motion Design & Animation B.F.A.
- Web / Interactive Media Design B.F.A.
- Digital Culture B.A.
- Digital Media Business Strategies B.A.
- B.A. in Digital Media Design
* Game Design and 3D Animation are only offered at the main campus in Storrs.
FALL EVENTS for Digital Media & Design
FALL CAMPUS VISIT DAYS - STORRS CAMPUS
Sunday, October 8, 2023 or Saturday, October 28, 2023 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (DMD events from 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Join us on our main campus for a Fall Campus Visit Day designed to highlight the very best that UConn has to offer. From academic sessions and admissions presentations, to student panels and more, discover what makes UConn one of the nation’s top public universities. Visit Bishop Center to meet DMD faculty and students and tour facilities.
DMD concentrations include: 3D Animation, Digital Film/Video Production, Game Design, Digital Culture, Digital Media Business Strategies, Motion Design & Animation, Web/Interactive Media Design.
Visit Day Schedule:
SFA Dean’s Welcome
von der Mehden Recital Hall
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Meet & Greet with DMD Faculty and Students
Bishop Center - Room 006
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Engage in personal, one-on-one conversations with faculty and students to learn more about our innovative DMD program, research, internships, and career opportunities.
Student-led Facility Tours & Interactive Activities
Tours start in Bishop Center, Room 136
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Have fun exploring our newly remodeled facilities, including our Film Production Studio, Motion Capture Studio, DX Lab, Social Media Analytics Command Center, VR/Game Studio, and Cintiq Lab.
Presentation on the DMD Program and Careers
Bishop Center, Room 146
10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
Learn about our degrees, concentrations, student life, careers, alumni success, and how to apply.
Tour of Advanced Film Studio
Bishop Center, lobby
Interested in the Film Major? Walking Tours to the Advanced Film Studio in the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts will leave from Bishop Center at approximately 12:15 p.m.
When registering, choose "Fine Arts" program, and be sure to select “Digital Media and Design (BA) or (BFA)” as your “Intended Major*”
UConn Storrs Digital Media & Design Facilities VIP Tour (by appointment).
Prospective students can come to campus to tour our facilities, meet faculty, and ask questions. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a one-on-one meeting and tour.
DISCOVER DMD - STAMFORD CAMPUS
Saturday, November 4, 2023, 10am-12pm
Join us at UConn Stamford to Discover Digital Media & Design (DMD)! Engage in interactive activities and personal, one-on-one conversations with faculty and students to learn more about our innovative DMD program. Explore our newly remodeled facilities, including our Film Production Studio, Advanced Computing Lab, Media Cage, and Art Studio.
Discover how we prepare DMD students to become future leaders in design, communications, business, entertainment, and other related industries.
DMD Stamford concentrations include: Digital Film/Video Production, Digital Culture, Digital Media Business Strategies, Motion Design & Animation, and Web/Interactive Media Design.
UConn Stamford Digital Media & Design VIP Tour (by appointment)
Students interested in Digital Media & Design are invited to visit campus to learn more about the program and its concentrations. Visits include a tour of our newly remodeled facilities, including our Advanced Computing Lab, Film Production Studio, Media Cage, and Art Studio. Contact email@example.com to schedule a one-on-one meeting and tour.
UConn Digital Media & Design Virtual Meet & Greet (by appointment).
Prospective students can hop on Zoom with one of our faculty or staff and learn more about our amazing DMD program. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a one-on-one meeting about Storrs or Stamford.
CHECK OUT LAST YEAR'S STORRS VISIT DAY!
Digital Film/Video Production
Digital Media Business Strategies
Web / Interactive Media Design
B.A. in Digital Media Design (generalist)
Check out these helpful videos and links:
Take a Virtual Tour of DMD StorrsExplore our Motion Capture Studio, Film Production Studio, VR / Gaming Studio, Social Media Analytics Command Center, Digital Experience Lab, Cintiq Lab, and more!
Watch our Virtual Open House With DMD Faculty and Students (11/21/20)Recording of the live Zoom event where potential future Huskies learned about our seven concentrations, the application process, and the DMD student experience. After a brief presentation and introductions, we broke out into rotating sessions to meet faculty and current students in our 7 concentrations, ask questions, and view student work. This video contains a 7-minute rapid overview of the department, followed by introductions by faculty and select students. After this recording, students did an interactive poll and went into the breakout rooms to talk with DMD faculty and students.
Watch a Day in the Life of a Storrs DMD Student
How To Apply to UConn DMDQuestions about how to apply to UConn Digital Media and Design? We hope our animated guide will help you out!
We create future leaders in design, communications, business, and entertainment. Students can study animation, gaming, web design & development, digital media business strategies, film / video production, and the digital humanities.
Under the guidance of faculty who are all experienced professionals and practitioners, students have access to state-of-the-art facilities and engage with leading-edge hardware and software to both produce and measure digital media content for both today - and tomorrow’s - brave new digital world. Our commitment to experiential learning in the classroom prepares our students to respond to real-world challenges that will distinguish them as thinkers, creators and innovators in the digital space.