Winged Victory | Crouse College

Students currently attending Syracuse University who are interested in applying for an Intra-University Transfer (IUT) into the College of Visual and Performing Arts must meet the following requirements:

  • Attend an IUT Information Session at 305 Crouse College. Information session dates are:
    • Friday, September 6 from 9-10am

    • Friday September 20 from 1-2pm

    • Monday, September 30 from 9-10am

    • Friday, October 18 from 1-2pm

    • Monday, October 28 from 1-2pm

    • Friday, November 15 from 9-10am

    • Friday, December 6 from 1-2pm

    • Friday, January 31 from 9-10am

    • Monday, February 10 from 1-2pm

    • Monday, February 24 from 1-2pm

    • Friday, March 13 from 1-2pm

    • Monday, March 23 from 9-10am

    • Monday, April 6 from 9-10am

    • Monday, April 20 from 9-10am

  • Admission is based upon the cumulative GPA and the portfolio, audition, or transfer intent questionnaire. Additionally, Art Education and Music Education students must also adhere to School of Education requirements.
  • Submit a completed Application for Undergraduate Intra-University Transfer form, available for download on the Office of the Registrar website, to the VPA Office of Student Success, 200 Crouse College.
  • Complete program-specific additional requirements as listed below.

Admission for all programs is on a space-available basis. If you have any questions, please contact Hannah Nast, VPA's IUT coordinator, at hbnast@syr.edu.

Additional Requirements:

School of Art, School of Design, and Department of Transmedia

A portfolio is required for all programs.

View portfolio requirements

Department of Drama

Additional requirements for specific programs are as follows:

  • Acting: audition
  • Musical theater: audition
  • Stage management: portfolio
  • Theater design and technology: portfolio
  • B.S. in drama (theater management): essay and interview

View audition and portfolio requirements

Setnor School of Music

Additional requirements for specific programs are as follows:

Composition, Music Education, Music Industry, Performance

An audition is required.​

View audition requirements

Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies

Students cannot have 60 or more credits completed at the time of application.

Fall deadline: March 15

Spring deadline: October 15

Download and submit the completed questionnaire below with IUT application.

CRS Transfer Intent Questionnaire [Word]