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In The University of Texas at Austin's Department of Theatre and Dance, students work closely with renowned artists, scholars, and professionals to advance their craft at one of the world’s top research universities. We seek students who embrace the challenge of rigorous academics and are committed to the highest level of artistic development.

All applicants must submit an ApplyTexas or a Coalition application, the university’s application, in addition to the Theatre and Dance application.

Freshman Applicants- Submit your ApplyTexas or Coalition application by December 1. Choose a Department of Theatre and Dance major as your first-choice major. Complete the Theatre and Dance application by December 1 to upload your video audition, schedule your interview or submit your portfolio.

External Transfer Applicants- Submit your ApplyTexas or Coalition application by March 1. Choose a Department of Theatre and Dance major as your first-choice major. Complete the Theatre and Dance application by March 9 to upload your video audition, schedule your interview or submit your portfolio.  

Internal Transfer Applicants (Current UT Austin Students)- Internal transfer applicants do NOT need to submit an Acceptd application. All internal transfer applicants should submit a UT Austin Internal Transfer Application by May 1 in order to be considered for admission to our programs. 
For more information regarding the internal transfer process, please visit the Office of Admissions Internal Transfer Website

Should you have any questions about applying to UT Austin and/or the Department of Theatre and Dance, please visit our website or contact our Admissions Coordinator at tadadmissions@utexas.edu. We look forward to reviewing your application and audition materials.

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