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Louisville’s Youth Performing Arts School, DuPont Manual High School’s Visual Arts Magnet, and the Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) invite you to participate in the 38th annual Kentucky College and Career Day Virtual Event 2020 on November 6, 2020.

On this special day, you will have the opportunity to interact with many Colleges and Universities from across the country. There will be a Virtual College Fair in the morning, and by submitting all of your application materials here through Acceptd, many college representatives from various colleges/universities will get to view your auditions in the performing arts or portfolio reviews in all other areas. Some representatives will provide feedback or may contact you directly. Several, but not all, art disciplines will be holding virtual call-backs in the afternoon of November 6, giving students the opportunity to talk with the different college representatives in their art discipline.

You may complete an application in the following fourteen artistic disciplines: Dance, Musical Theatre/Theatre, Design & Production/Technical Theatre, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music: Brass, Instrumental Music: Woodwinds, Instrumental Music: Percussion, Instrumental Music: Strings, Classical Guitar, Piano, Visual Arts, Architecture, Film & Photography, or Creative Writing. If you are wanting to participate in two art disciplines, then you will need to complete two separate applications.

The deadline to fully complete and submit an application is
Friday, October 23, 2020 by 11:59 p.m. EST.

DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE TO UPLOAD AND SUBMIT YOUR MATERIALS!!!

Submit your application early if possible.

Are you wanting to take advantage of this great opportunity to get yourself seen by many colleges/universities?  Here’s how to apply:

  1. Prepare your resume and upload materials.
  2. Complete your application with Acceptd, an online application tool.
  3. SUBMIT everything by October 23, 2020.


Questions?  Please reach out to Amie Dennison: amie.dennison@jefferson.kyschools.us or your YPAS/Manual department teacher.  For GSA students, if you have questions please reach out to Nick Covault: ncovault@kentuckyperformingarts.org.

For technical questions, please visit the Acceptd Help Desk.