University of Wyoming Dept. of Theatre & Dance

University of Wyoming Dept. of Theatre & Dance

Dear Prospective Student:

Welcome to the University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance on Acceptd! 

We are very pleased that you are interested in auditioning for us for scholarship consideration.  

Scholarship applicants must submit audition material for award consideration; the deadline is January 30.

To begin the process, please choose the specific program for which you wish to apply. You will be taken to a page where you can upload your headshot, resume, and video clips. In the “Bio” text box, please tell us something about yourself that is not obvious from reading your resume.

While we are pleased to accept your application via Acceptd, participating in an on-campus audition is highly recommended. Visiting the campus offers you the opportunity to observe, ask questions, and experience the atmosphere and environment that makes the university unique. It also allows for you to form an impression intimately and directly with the school, faculty and current students and may assist you in reaching a decision about the suitability of our program specific to your personality and goals. Additionally, you get the chance to make a stronger impression about your interest in the University of Wyoming and the Department of Theatre and Dance. We would recommend, you submit your application on-line AND visit campus, either during scholarship audition weekend, (dates and details on our website) or at a time of your convenience! 

The University of Wyoming is a nationally recognized research institution with accomplished faculty and world-class facilities located just two hours from Denver, CO, and only minutes from first-rate climbing, skiing, and other outdoor adventure opportunities. You can apply directly to UW for admission.

UW Theatre and Dance has been recognized by Stage Directions magazine as one of the most outstanding undergraduate theatre and dance programs in the country. 

We offer BFA Theatre concentrations in:

You can see an overview of our theatre degree programs here.

If you are interested in visiting the UW campus, please contact us at 307-766-2198 to schedule your visit. You are welcome to meet our faculty, tour our facilities, and find out more about UW.

If you have any questions about our programs or the audition/scholarship application process, please contact Leigh Selting at or 307-766-2198.

Once again, thank you for your interest in UW Theatre and Dance!