Interviews and Auditions


  • Step 1: Apply to Ithaca College via the Common Application (a $60 fee applies)
  • Step 2: Apply to the Department of Theatre Arts by uploading audition or interview materials to Acceptd
  • Step 3: Apply for Financial Aid
  • Step 4: After an invitation from the department is extended, arrange for an audition or interview.
  • Step 5: Audition or Interview


PLEASE NOTE: The Early Action/Early Decision option will not be offered to applicants in musical theatre or acting due to the timing of the audition process.

The Early Decision deadline is November 1st for B.F.A. Theatre Production & Design, B.A. Theatre Studies, B.S. Theatre Arts Management only.

The Regular Admission deadline is December 1st. 

Note: The deadline for B.F.A Theatre Production & Design,  B.A. Theatre Studies and B.S. Theatre Arts Management has been extended to February 1st, 2018.

You will not receive any further notification regarding your prescreening until your applications (Common App and Acceptd) are complete.


Specific Degree Program Requirements

To find additional information about each major's admission process:

Not sure which major to apply for? Click here.

Have a question? Check out our audition/interview FAQ.

Still have questions? Contact us.

Please note: After a review of materials on Acceptd, the department will invite students to schedule an audition or interview. We do not anticipate beginning our reviews until mid-October


updated 9/26/17 1:23 p.m.

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