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.



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IMPORTANT: All  music auditions and interviews will be conducted as a recording or through a virtual platform for the 2020-2021 academic year. All MFA dance auditions will be completed through video submissions followed by a virtual interview. 

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
  • Submit a YouTube link to a dance solo

Step 3:  Complete a Dance audition and interview. 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
  • Dance videos

Step 3:  Complete a virtual interview. Applicants will be contacted to schedule a date and time.

Music Applicants: 

Undergraduate Applicants

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

Prepare the following:

  • Contact information for three references (the system will automatically contact them to submit a letter of recommendation)
  • Essay
  • Repertoire list
  • Composition portfolio (composition applicants only)
  • Recorded Audition.

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 School of Music Application

Please review program specific requirements

Review graduate application DEADLINES

Note that not all programs accept spring admission.

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