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The College of Music and Performing Arts at Belmont University is a vibrant creative community serving undergraduate and graduate students by providing nationally recognized, accredited programs in Music, Theatre, and Dance.  Artist/mentor faculty along with world-class performances, vibrant visual artists, dynamic teaching, and study abroad opportunities combine to provide a 21st-century path for student excellence, artistry, and creativity in an inclusive student-centered, Christian environment.  We are committed to helping students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world’s needs. From here to anywhere.

NO prescreens needed for Belmont Music & Theatre. If you submit an application through Acceptd, it will be considered your audition. Questions? You can call or email Holly Newsome at the contact information listed below. 

Important Deadlines: 
  • November 13, 2022: Video audition deadline for Spring 2023 program entry
  • February 18, 2023: In-person and video audition scholarship deadline for Fall 2023
  • May 15, 2023: Final video submission deadline for undergraduate Fall 2023
  • July 1, 2023: Final video submission deadline for transfer applicants Fall 2023
    • Please note if you are a transfer who plants to attend orientation during June 2023, you must submit your video by May 15, 2023.
If you have any questions, please contact Holly Newsome, our Undergraduate Admissions Coordinator, at (615) 460-8116 or

Belmont offers auditions both in-person and via video submission for the 2022-2023 audition cycle.  Our in-person audition dates are listed on our website below for both the School of Music and the Department of Theatre and Dance.  

Regular weekday visits to campus are encouraged for you to visit and learn more about your programs of interest.  

To learn more about our weekday visit program, visit here.

School of Music Belmont Application Process 
Department of Theatre and Dance Application Process

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