General FAQs

What is the Festival of Media Arts?
The Festival of Media Arts was created and is organized by BEA faculty across the globe to honor the amazing works of both students and faculty.  It is an international refereed exhibition of faculty and student creative activities and provides a venue for exhibition of winning submissions, including recognition of project authors, through showcase and awards sessions held during BEA’s annual convention in Las Vegas.

Who compiled the statics in the school rankings?
The statistics are compiled and confirmed by the BEA Festival Advisory Committee which is made up of past Festival Chairs and Creative Directors.

How often will rankings be released?
New rankings will be released in the spring.

Who do I contact if I have questions?
Please email BEA’s office at