Strategic National Arts Alumni Project

snaap gathers, analyzes and reports on survey data from graduates of arts and design schools and colleges to understand the professional success, educational satisfaction, and personal fulfillment of arts alumni.

New Pricing

Fees for participation in the 2022 SNAAP survey have been reduced by as much as 54% from previous survey cycles.

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New Focus

New focus on diversity, inclusion, and equity; questions designed to measure the impact of COVID-19 on the lives and careers of arts alumni; greater emphasis on field-wide insight.

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New Funding

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of $650,000 to Arts + Design Alumni Research to administer the 2022 SNAAP survey.

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for institutions

Arts training institutions have articulated an urgent need for objective data. 


Any institution that offers associate, baccalaureate, graduate degrees, and/or certificates with majors or concentrations in any arts field is eligible to administer the SNAAP survey.

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Our Approach

Learn what SNAAP is doing to improve the design and administration of the 2022 survey.

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Learn how administrators, faculty and staff use SNAAP data to improve their programs. 

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for the field

SNAAP offers robust national insights and data about arts and design alumni.

National Data

Information gathered through SNAAP not only benefits arts training institutions, but also policy makers, arts leaders, and parents and students considering intensive arts training.

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SNAAP issues the DataBrief, a digest of key findings from our research.

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View presentations from researchers using the SNAAP data to explore and understand a range of topics.

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