How to Apply to Dance

How to Apply to the Department of Dance

1. University Application

Prior to auditioning for the department, you much submit an online application to Eastern Michigan University. You must be accepted by the university to be considered for a departmental scholarship.

International students, please visit International Admissions for additional information and support.

2. School of Music and Dance Application

All prospective dance students must submit an undergraduate dance application to the School of Music and Dance at least seven days prior to the audition date.

3. Recommendation Forms

Dance applicants must solicit two recommendations using the dance recommendation form [PDF] prior to their audition date. 

4. Audition Day

Audition Results

Official audition results are determined by the department head based on the recommendations of the dance faculty and are mailed to the applicant—normally within ten business days of the audition.


If you have questions concerning the dance application process, please contact Dr. Donald Babcock, admissions coordinator.

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