General Undergraduate Admission Requirements

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Audition Requirements

For BFA Candidates

Students interested in the BFA in Acting for the Stage and Screen must audition before they enter APU. They must also apply and be accepted to the university. Faculty are looking for students who display potential for a professional acting career in stage and screen. To audition for the acting degree, please prepare:

  • Two contrasting monologues (no longer than 90 seconds)
  • 16-bar song (accompanist provided; if you are not a singer, we want to see your creativity and sense of fun—you can sing a capella, i.e. "Happy Birthday.")
  • Please bring a picture and a resume.

Spring 2014 Auditions

January 25, 2014, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
February 1, 2014, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

If you cannot attend campus auditions on the date listed above, you can submit a YouTube video of the above requirements, plus a resume and headshot, to

Mailed submissions must be mailed and postmarked by February 1, 2014.

Note: This information is current for the 2014-15 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.