Why Interior Designers Matter
Radford University Interior Design students recently won first place for this video entry in the IDEC Interior Design Education video competition.

Why study design at RU?

  • Top 10 ranking design program in the US byDesign Intelligence
  • Award winning students and faculty
  • Access to professionals and field experiences
  • Student success is our focus

News & Events

  1. A student with a plan »


    Design management major Chloe Hughes is a student with a plan. Rather than just the desire to earn a degree, she wants more. This transfer student from Virginia Western Community College wishes to feel challenged in order to better herself.

  2. The 2015 CVPA Graduates »


    Congratulations to our Class of 2015. See who was on the list to graduate.

  3. 2015 Spring Commencement Awards »


    CVPA award and scholarship recipients honored during the 2015 Spring Commencement.

  4. The Beastie Within: A senior fashion design student presents her collection in Knoxville »


    Senior fashion design student, Savannah Fender, unveiled her first fall 2015 collection at Knoxville Fashion Week, March 3-5, in Tennessee.

  5. Design student's work is in Knoxville's Fashion Week »


    RU design student Savannah Fender recently presented her fashion collection during Fashion Week in Knoxville, Tennessee.

  6. Shelter for one: RU students help others while they learn »


    Portable homeless structures built for one is the current project for Radford University Department of Design students. Along with a fundraiser for the homeless, their results are on view Feb. 9 at the Hurlburt Student Center Plaza.

  7. Radford University keeps the memories of WWII alive in an original production  »


    Based on family journals and mementos, Radford University premiers the new musical production “Keep This For Me: Memories Of The Last War” by Amy Vankirk and Tommy Iafrate. The production opens Jan. 30.

  8. A look back at Fall 2014 »


    We are cleaning out our photo files for the semester and realized you may not have seen some of these images. Most are from CVPA classes, projects and performances.  

  9. Student designs ad for Meg’s and Garrett’s »


    Annually a student from the Department of Design creates an open house advertisement for Meg Weddle, owner of Garrett’s and Meg’s retail stores in downtown Radford. This year's designer is Rachel Berger.

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