Information for Prospective Students

Visit the Campus! Be assured if this is the place for you.

You can "kick our tires" during Student for a Day visits during some of our performance dates.

If the Student for a Day events do not fit in your schedule, you can schedule:

  • A full campus tour via The University's  Visitors Center at (828) 262-2120.
  • Department tour via the Theatre & Dance office at (828) 262-3028. 
    Department tours are available Monday through Friday, by appointment, during the academic year and summer.

If a visit to campus is not practical for you, please check out the Online Resources below to learn more about what Theatre and Dance at AppState has to offer.

Additional Considerations for You and Your Family

What can one "do" with a degree in theatre & dance? 

Why Study Theatre & Dance at App State?

Great Question!  Please consider these 3 addional questions you should ask about any theatre and dance program along with our answers.

Get involved from week one of your first semester.

New students are invited to participate in a First Year Showcase.
New students are NOT excluded from auditioning for or participating in Mainstage Theatre Productions.

Begin your admissions process and application at the Admissions site


We understand that sending your student off to college is a life-changing experience. Our department strives to offer a community of involvement and acceptance to help create an ideal college experience. Thank you for considering entrusting us with your student's education. 

Transfer Student Resources

Online Resources/Information about the Department

Use these links to investigate our website.

Additional Questions?

If you have additional questions, please request information.