Application Deadlines for Undergraduate Admission 

The deadline for receipt of your application materials depends on the audition/interview dates available for your program. All materials, including the Common Application or Coalition Application, Artistic Profile (with prescreening and portfolio materials if required), transcripts, and test scores must be submitted in order for the review process to go forward.

October 15: Deadline for November & December auditions/interviews or Winter term admission (see below)

December 1: Deadline for January & February auditions/interviews and recorded auditions via the Artistic Profile (for programs that allow it)

Additional Deadline Information

  • The December 1 deadline applies to all undergraduate applicants, including external and cross-campus transfer applicants. SMTD does not participate in Early Action.
  • Applicants who choose to submit a recorded audition must submit their Common Application, Coalition Application, or Cross-Campus Transfer application by December 1 in addition tot he Artistic Profile.

 Winter Term Admission Policies & Procedures

Although SMTD typically accepts applications only for the Fall term, there are occasionally limited openings available in the Winter term. The list of programs accepting Winter applications is finalized in September each year. Applications are due October 15, and auditions/interviews typically take place in November or early December.

The list of programs accepting Winter 2020 applications will be determined and listed here in September 2019.

The following programs do not accept Winter applications in any year:

  • BFA in Musical Theatre
  • BFA in Theatre Performance (Acting & Directing)
  • BM in Music & Technology
  • BFA in Performing Arts Technology
  • BS in Sound Engineering

Associate Professor of Music Education Kate Fitzpatrick instructing some of her students.