Prospective Students

Application Process and Audition

Students interested in VCUarts Dance must apply to VCU using the Common Application, and audition for the Department of Dance + Choreography.

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Visit VCU! 

VCUarts holds several Open Houses each year for prospective students to visit and learn more about our programs. For 2019-2020, visit us on October 5 or October 26 to learn more about VCUarts and the Department of Dance + Choreography!

Financial and Housing Information

Tuition is determined by the student’s residency status, the number of credit hours for which the student is registered, the student’s course of study and the student’s classification level.
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College Life

VCUarts Dance is part of a large, urban university with a vibrant community of students, faculty and staff who support growth, commitment and perseverance.

Dance majors pursue their core courses in the Dance Center and the Depot Annex Studio and create close, working relationships with their colleagues. Courses in general studies carry dance majors into the wider university setting, enabling them to meet and study with the diverse student body.

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Health and Wellness

VCUarts Dance takes seriously the health of its students. In addition to our admission criteria of “A healthy, physically conditioned body that is injury-free,” we give all incoming freshmen physical therapy screenings to identify areas of weakness or concern and suggest exercises and cross training to address them.

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