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Open/Closed Programs

Fall 2014

Classes begin in September 2014.

We are currently accepting applications for most undergraduate programs.

December 2: we are currently in the "grace period" following the December 1 application deadline. Prospective students may still apply, but hurry! The grace period will be short.


These programs ARE closed, and new application submissions will not be considered:

  • Musical Theatre (as of December 9)





Classes begin in January 2015.


Undergraduate Application Deadlines

Review the Undergraduate Application Procedure and information about Undergraduate Auditions.

The deadline for receipt of your application materials depends on the audition/interview dates available for your program. 

Audition/Interview Date
Application Deadline
November, December audition/interview
October 1
January audition/interview
November 1
February audition/interview
December 1
March audition/interview
December 1


Scholarship Deadlines

December 1: Merit-based scholarship deadline

  • All application materials must be submitted by December 1.
  • Audition/interview must be completed by February 28 or recorded audition submitted by January 15. 
  • All students who meet these deadlines are considered for SMTD merit scholarships.
  • Scholarship notifications are sent in early April.

January 15: Final application deadline, no scholarship consideration

  • All materials must be submitted by January 15.
  • Audition recording must be submitted by January 15 OR in-person audition/interview completed by March 14.

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