Music & Dance Admissions
Acceptance into the Music and Dance Department (as a music or dance major or music minor) requires both academic acceptance by the University and by the Department during the semester before intended enrollment.
All undergraduate and graduate applications to music or dance require an audition or submission of supplemental material. For details about How to Apply and important deadlines, please see the appropriate Admissions webpage:
- Nathaniel Gowen, Dept. Admissions Director: email@example.com or 413-545-6048
- Graduate admission inquiries: Nicole Avakian, Graduate Student Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-545-0311
- Dance Admission inquiries: Cathleen Maclutsky, Dance Program Coordinator: email@example.com or 413-545-6064
Check the Visit Us page for information on how to navigate to or arrange a visit of the Department of Music & Dance.
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