Summer Programs

How To Apply

Prepare Your Audition MaterialsComplete the Online Application | Application DeadlinesActivate Your NYU Credentials 

A completed application consists of:

  1. A 2016 MPAP Summer Application*
  2. Correctly submitted audition materials in Get Acceptd and a $55 application fee (paid at the end of Acceptd). A link to Get Acceptd is provided via email upon completion of the first portion of the application.

* If you are an international student please go to the Application for International Students Website for application details.

Your application will be reviewed once your application is complete and not beforehand.

Current NYU students should not follow these steps and should review the application procedure listed under Information for Current NYU Students.   



Next, you will need to upload your audition requirements, supplemental materials, and/or answer program-specific questions in "GetAcceptd", link to this site is provided via email upon completion of the first portion of the application. Use your application number to validate your materials and answers. To complete the MPAP Summer Programs Summer Application, applications submit the non-refundable $55 application fee.

Prepare Your Audition Materials

Prepare all of the audition requirements prior to submitting your online application. During the application process, you will be prompted to upload various, sometimes specific types of media files, i.e. audio and video files. These are the approved file types:

    • Audio: .mp3
    • Video: .mov 
    • Text: .pdf
    • Photo: .jpg 
Each applicant should receive an admissions decision 1-2 weeks after the application deadline and all communication will be made by email. Parents and guardians can learn more about the application process on the Information for Parents page. 

Activate Your NYU Credentials

If you've been accepted to a program, you will receive an enrollment email from the University which includes your NYU credentials: an NYU ID Number and NetID. Instructions to activate your credentials can be found under Information for Summer Students

Application Deadlines

There are two separate and strict application deadlines for each program, a priority application deadline and a final application deadline.
FAQ: "What is the Priority Deadline, and who should apply by this date?"

Answer: You should apply by the Priority Deadline if you are:
    • An international applicant 
    • In need of NYU housing and a meal plan 
    • In need of financial aid 
    • An applicant in need of an early admissions decision 
Applications will be closed after the Final Application Deadline. This is for non-international students who may not need housing or financial aid. 

Application Deadlines