*Students who submit audition materials and have been accepted by the university by January 31 will be considered for dance scholarships. Students are encouraged to complete the FAFSA to be eligible for need-based financial aid and scholarships through both the university and dance program.
Apply and Audition
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Admission into the Department of Dance is a multi-step process:
- Submit a WMU application: Seek admission to the university by applying through admissions.
- Register to audition: Submit an application and register through Acceptd to audition for the Department of Dance.
- Attend an audition, virtually or in person: Below is a list of audition and interview opportunities and information about participating in each.
Friday, October 27, 2023
Friday, November 10, 2023
Friday, February 23, 2024
Virtual auditions occur on a rolling basis through through April 1st.
- Eisenhower Dance Detroit See and Be Seen College Audition, Birmingham, MI
Dates: October 8, 2023
- Chicago National Association of Dance Masters (CNADM) Dance College & Career Fair/Audition, Schaumburg, IL
Dates: November 3, 2023
Application: Festival website