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All prospective first-year students must meet the Syracuse University deadlines listed below to guarantee full consideration for admission and financial aid. Portfolios and auditions may be submitted before or after your University application but should meet the deadlines below.

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Early Decision: fall 2017

November 15, 2016: Application deadline

Regular Decision: FALL 2017

School of Art, School of Design, and Department of Transmedia
December 22, 2016*: In-person portfolio submission
January 1, 2017**: Application and online portfolio submission

*In-person portfolio submission at January National Portfolio Day events in CA and FL will be considered on time.
**Recommended online portfolio submission: December 19, 2016

Department of Drama
November 15, 2016: Musical theater prescreening audition submission
January 1, 2017: Application and online audition/portfolio submission
February 12, 2017: In-person audition/portfolio review/department interview
Setnor School of Music
January 1, 2017: Application and online audition submission
February 4, 2017: In-person audition

Note: An audition is not required if you are applying to Setnor's Bandier Program.

Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies
January 1, 2017: Application deadline


Portfolios and auditions (online or in person) should be submitted by University deadlines.