Everyday student life at ESAP is unavoidably linked to the historic centre of Porto. In the school, there are lecture rooms with different sizes, all furnished with AV equipment. Multimedia sessions are delivered in a specific lab, equipped with 10 computers, all with graphic and multimedia software. Additionally, students have access to the Audio Lab, and the studios of Cinema, Photography Studio and Printmaking.

ESAP’s library is regularly updated and its collection has a wide selection of books on the history and theory of design as well as exhibition catalogues and monographs on prominent national and international designers.