There are two ways to audition for the BFA programs at UTA:
- Option 1:
- Round 1: Submit your materials through Acceptd or one of the virtual conferences listed below
- Round 2: If you receive a callback interview, you can attend either a virtual callback interview, or an in-person appointment at one of our on-campus auditions
- Option 2:
- Round 1: Sign up for one of our on-campus auditions
- Round 2: Attend an in-person, on-campus callback/interview the same day as your in-person, on-campus audition.
Please note that the application fee on Acceptd can be waived, in some cases, for students with financial constraints. Please contact Acceptd Support for more details.
- UTA On-Campus Audition Dates:
- November 13, 2021 – In-Person
- February 5, 2022 – In-Person
Use these links to set up your appointment in February:
If you are interested in our program, it is important that you apply to the University of Texas at Arlington as soon as possible. UTA accepts applications through ApplyTexas and The Common Application. The priority date for applications to the University is February 14, 2022.
Theatre Arts and Dance Deadlines:
Deadline to Sign up for an On-Campus Audition - February 1, 2022
Deadline to Submit Virtual Auditions on Acceptd - April 17, 2022
UTA offers over $30 million in scholarships annually to incoming, transfer, and current students. HOWEVER, deadlines to submit for these scholarships come early! We recommend that you apply as soon as possible. The Department of Theatre Arts and Dance also offers a handful of talent-based scholarships.
- Presidential Honors Scholars & Presidential Scholarship (up to $10,000-12,000 annually) - Deadline: December 1
- Maverick Academic Scholarship (up to $2,000-8,000 annually) - Deadline: February 14
- Maverick Recognition Scholarship (up to $1,000 annually) - Deadline: February 14
- Transfer Scholarship (up to $1,000-4,000 annually) - Deadline: February 14
For questions, please feel free to contact one of the following area heads:
BFA Acting Professor Felicia Bertch email@example.com
BFA Design/Tech Professor Jared Land firstname.lastname@example.org
BFA Musical Theatre Professor Austin Eyer email@example.com