Accomplished faculty instruct, guide and inspire Edinboro students to achieve and lead. EU faculty are recognized for their commitment to student success and creating a personal and engaging academic environment.
Student competitions, gallery exhibitions and portfolio development help students prepare for life as professional artists. With the knowledge and skills they gained at EU, graduates enjoy success across the U.S. and around the world.
Edinboro students thrive in an exciting, artistic environment. Visiting artists provide inspiration, student organizations offer support, and exceptional studio facilities enable them to develop their own personal aesthetic.
As a student, you will enjoy unique opportunities, such as:
State-of-the-art facilities and academic opportunities including 3D software Maya (Industry Standard Software) and 2D Cintiq Lab.
Internships with local, regional and national production studios provide real-world experience and employment opportunities.
On-campus visits from alumni and professional animators, directors and storyboard artists give insight into what it’s like to work in the field.
Animation Club lets you socialize with like-minded students.
Travel to CTNX Animation expo in Burbank, California, where you will tour high-profile studios such as Disney, DreamWorks, Sony, Warner Bros, Nickelodeon, Universal and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios.
Our graduates are working at small independent firms like Animal, and large high-profile studios like Disney, Pixar, Blizzard and Nickelodeon. They are modelers and character designers, animation generalists and visual effect specialists, directors and editors. In short, they find success in every facet of the animation industry. Alumni Josh Earl won an Emmy award for “Deadliest Catch.” Here are just a few other success stories:
Becky Van Cleve (BFA '06) - Head of Fabrication, Stoopid Buddy Studios
Dan Becker (BFA '08) - Storyboard Artist, Nickelodeon
Megan Prazenica (BFA '08) - Animator, South Park Studios
Jordan Koch (BFA '12) - Director, Nickelodeon
Matt Sandoval (BFA '14) - Computer Modeling and Texturing, Weta
Alexander Rocco (BFA '15) - Model Fabricator, Stoopid Buddy Studios
Charlotte Vevers (BFA '15) - Storyboard Artist, Wind Dancer
Milo Neuman (BFA '15) - Storyboard Artist, Dreamworks
Find yourself in our vibrant community of artists.