Welcome to The Creative School at DePauw University,
an immersive community that values interdisciplinary collaboration and encourages the exploration of ideas.

Students painting in an art class 

Artists, scholars and innovators from DePauw’s Creative School, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and School of Business and Leadership unite to push the boundaries of creativity.

Through this transformative experience, you will amplify your artistic abilities and cultivate the power to create a meaningful impact on contemporary culture.

Students producting a television program at PCCM's D3TV studio 

Join us on a journey that nurtures your creative practice and empowers you to shape the world with your unique artistic vision. Together, let’s embrace the possibilities that lie ahead.

Student performing an opera 

Resources at DePauw support all students on campus regardless of major. A few that impact the Creative School:


Tenzer Technology Center

Tenzer Technology Center is a high-tech collaborative space where students from all disciplines enhance their technology, computing and visualization skills. It houses a variety of advanced technology, provides workshops and seminars, and offers internships and mentoring opportunities.

Students working in the Tenzer lab 


Green Center for the Performing Arts 

Green Center for the Performing Arts

This state-of-the-art facility features acoustically isolated studios, technologically equipped classrooms, superb ensemble rehearsal spaces, a technology center, a recording studio, a comprehensive music library and three performance halls.


Richard E. Peeler Art Center

With 80,000 square feet dedicated to teaching, creating and displaying art, the Peeler Art Center houses three spacious galleries and hosts approximately 10 exhibitions annually.

 Professor Meredith Brickell with students in Peeler's pottery room

Additional Resources at DePauw