Stage & Screen Admission Requirements

School of Stage & Screen Programs have specific admission requirements.  Please refer to the particular degree of interest below. 

Audition dates for Fall 2016 admittance are;
November 7th, 2015
February 20th, 2016
March 12th, 2016
April 16th, 2016

NOTE: You must audition by the last posted audition date (TBA) in spring 2016 for Fall 2016 admission in order to receive full consideration for admission and scholarships. 

If you cannot make it to one of our audition dates please feel free to submit your application (including audition videos, resume and portfolio) remotely from anywhere in the world via our ACCEPTD online portal at: .

You also must be admitted to Western Carolina University.  Note: Admission to the University does not guarantee admission to the School of Stage & Screen. 


B.A. STAGE & SCREEN: This degree is for the student that is interested in a variety of aspects of the industry; Theatre, Film, Design/Tech or Stage Management, but doesn't not wish to limit there studies to one specialized area.

B.F.A. THEATRE - Acting: This degree is for the performance student 

B.F.A. Theatre - MUSICAL THEATRE:  This degree is for the performance student with the addition of the voice and some musical components

B.F.A. FILM & TELEVISION PRODUCTION: This degree is tailored for those students who want to be a part of film making, either writing, directing, producing, or any other hands on aspects of the making of film.


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