The Promotion Association of the Art University Linz was founded in 1991 on the initiative of the then headmaster Fritz Goffitzer. The current President is Mag. Klaus Schobesberger. It is the promotion associations' goal to support the University of Art and Industrial Design Linz in its objectives, in accordance with § 1 and § 2 KUOG University Studies, and to contribute to secure University's ties with the cultural, political and economic realities given. The promotion and support of students of the University are included in this objective. The means by which the purposes of the association are achieved, are of idealistic and economic nature.
Eligible applicants are Members of the Art University Linz, the Institute, and the University of are Arts as a whole.