Applying To The Graduate Program in Dance

Graduate Application Deadline: December 1, 2024


Audition Date:  February 28, 2025

Applicants for admission to the M.F.A. in Dance must meet the general requirements for admission to graduate studies and hold Bachelor's Degree (B.A. or B.F.A. in Dance preferred) or equivalent. A minimum undergraduate grade point average of at least a B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) is required. Admission to the Dance MFA is for Fall quarter only.

Apply online at UCI Office of Graduate Studies by December 1st. All documents, including transcripts and letters of reference, must be received by December 1, 2023. The Department of Dance requires additional materials for admission to the graduate program.  Click to open the Dance Graduate Application Packet.  This packet includes important information about the audition process and materials that must be submitted prior to the auditions. Auditions will be held in person on Friday, February 9, 2024 by invitation only.  If you have questions contact the Dance Department at