Admission Requirements

Admission process

The Bachelor of Science (BS) in Dance does not require an audition, but the faculty place each student at the appropriate level of technique. Students must take a placement class (or the BFA audition class) before enrolling in any technique classes. Students must also upload an essay, headshot and résumé through Acceptd.

Other dates and locations

You can also talk to us at these events. (You must apply with the sponsoring organization.)

November 9:
Dance auditions at Big Muddy (St. Louis)

February 26 - March 1:
National High School Dance Festival (Pittsburgh, PA)

Admission Requirements

In addition to the University’s admission requirements, students are required to take a placement class and have an interview with the Dance faculty prior to the first semester of coursework in the major. On-campus auditions and interviews for a place in the program takes place each year, during the fall and spring semesters. Specific information as to the date and the process is available through the Department of Theatre and Dance.