Theatre & Performing Arts Applicants

How to Apply and Audition

1. Complete the common app. See application deadlines and details.

2. Register for an audition or portfolio review: View available dates and register online. Auditions/interviews are held from November to April on campus and in select cities in the northeast. See requirements under "Details" below. (Questions? Call Undergraduate Admissions, 800-462-3944 or 585-389-2860.)


3. Fill out your Portfolio using SlideRoom (free) before your audition or portfolio review date, to speed up the registration and process on your audition/interview day.

Scholarships available

An exceptional audition or portfolio submission may qualify you for a theatre arts scholarship. If you are selected, these scholarships appear on your financial aid award letter.


Acting (B.F.A.) applicants: audition requirements
Musical theatre (B.F.A.) applicants: audition requirements
Technical production (B.F.A.) applicants: portfolio requirements
Theatre arts (B.A.) applicants: audition requirements

Majors that require a theatre audition or portfolio review