Updates on the 2020-2021 Academic Year
SVA continues remote instruction, with select facilities accessible by appointment. Click below for updates.
Academic building facade.
Academic building facade.
All Are Welcome

Welcome to our community at the School of Visual Arts. SVA is an inclusive and compassionate community, where all are welcome regardless of nationality, religion, race or sexual orientation.


Starting with Orientation week, Student Affairs supports many aspects of life at SVA by creating an experience that is both relevant and exciting for the student body to participate in while utilizing the infinite opportunities New York City has to offer. Student Affairs encompasses the offices of Residence Life, Student Engagement and Leadership, Disability Resources and Student Health and Counseling Services. Whether you are a new student or a seasoned member of the community, there are many ways to connect with the campus community and enhance your student experience at SVA.

Not Sure Where to Start? Visit Our Office:

Please reach out to Student Affairs to confirm the office availability as most offices will continue to operate virtually.

Student Affairs Leadership

Bill Martino
Director
Student Affairs
Maria Rovira-McCune
Associate Director
Student Affairs
Stefanie Joshua
Associate Director
Residence Life
Caryn Leonard Wilde
Associate Director
Disability Resources
Christine Gilchrist
Associate Director
Student Health & Counseling Services