The Department of Art and Art History is housed within the Rosalind S. Richardson Center for the Arts, a new landmark on the Wofford campus that was completed in 2017. The 65,000 square-foot building includes art studios, a museum, permanent collection storage, and gallery space, in addition to classrooms, offices, and theatre facilities. For more information regarding the Department of Art and Art History, please visit us online at https://www.wofford.edu/artHistory/.
Wofford College is a highly selective, nationally known liberal arts college that combines traditional liberal arts learning with a range of high-impact educational experiences, including study abroad, living-learning communities, internships and entrepreneurial opportunities. Since 1854, the college has operated on its original campus, blocks away from the central business district of Spartanburg, SC. The college was designated a National Historic District in 1974, and the 170-acre campus is today nationally certified as the Roger Milliken Arboretum. Spartanburg is a growing and diverse community that supports six colleges and universities and numerous arts and cultural associations. Wofford is located 30 miles eas...t of Greenville, SC, and approximately one hour south of Charlotte, NC, and Asheville, NC. The Upstate area of South Carolina is less than an hour from the Blue Ridge Mountains and offers many opportunities for outdoor activities.