Welcome to the Arizona State University Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts School of Music, Dance and Theatre Application Portal. 

Please carefully review the information below for your area. 

NOTE: MM in Choral Conducting should select Music Theatre as their emphasis and then email MDTADMISSIONS@asu.edu to confirm choral conducting.

Music, Dance and Theatre majors, as well as minors and certificates, (undergraduate or graduate) should apply through this portal. 


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BFA Dance Applicants

Step 1: Apply to ASU
Step 2: Submit the Supplemental Dance Application. Prepare to upload the following in your application:

  • Resume
  • Essay
  • Contact information for 2 references

Step 3:  Attend the Dance Admissions Festival. Applicants will be contacted to schedule a date and time.

MFA Dance Applicants

Step 1: Apply to ASU
Step 2: Submit the Supplemental Dance Application. Prepare to upload the following in your application:

  • Resume
  • Essay
  • Contact information for 3 references

Step 3:  Attend the Dance Admissions Festival. Applicants will be contacted to schedule a date and time.


Music Applicants: 

Undergraduate Applicants

Step 1: Apply to ASU
Step 2: Submit the Music Application

Prepare the following:

  • Contact information for three references
  • Essay
  • Repertoire list
  • Composition portfolio (composition applicants only)

For a complete list of requirements please visit this website

Review the undergraduate application DEADLINES

Graduate Music Applicants

Step 1: Apply to ASU
Step 2: Submit the Music Application

Please review program specific requirements

Review graduate application DEADLINES

Note that not all programs accept spring admission.


Minor or Certificate Applicants:

Step 1: Submit the Minor/Certificate Application

 - Graduate-level certificates: an ASU application is required for the certificate.

 - Undergraduate students: an ASU application is required if you are not yet an ASU student.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please apply well ahead of the semester in which you would like to start. Applications are not reviewed during the summer.

Please see full application information here.

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