Admission to the Conservatory of Dance is highly competitive and is based on the preparation and demonstrated ability of each student. Learn more about the admission process …
How to Apply
- Complete either the SUNY or Common Application with all required materials and fees: Apply Now–Freshman Dance
- Attend a dance audition. Only candidates living outside the continental United States may send a class audition DVD or YouTube links rather than auditioning in person.
- Schedule a visit!
BFA: Criteria for Acceptance
- Talent and potential as a performer
- Prior training in concert dance; the ability to demonstrate a knowledge of modern and/or classical ballet techniques
- Good physical proportions in a healthy body that is injury-free
For more information about auditions for the BFA program, including the audition schedule, please refer to BFA Auditions.