Apply to NYU Summer Songwriters Workshop

Summer Programs

Apply to NYU Summer Songwriters Workshop

Applying to this non-credit program consists of two steps:

Step 1: Submitting Your Online Application

You must first complete our online admissions application in order to submit your audition materials.

What to expect when completing the online application

Step 2: Uploading Your Audition Submission & Supplemental Material

After you submit your application successfully, you will be sent an email link to the website GetAcceptd where you can upload your audition material and pay the $55 application fee.

Audition Requirements

Please submit a recording and lyrics of 3 songs to which you have significantly contributed. Please describe your contribution to each song submitted.

  • The format of audio recordings should be: .mp3, .mp4A, or .AAC
    • A song entitled "My Song" that is submitted should be labeled YOURNAME_My_Song.mp3 (or mp4A or AAC).
  • The format of all the additional documents should be: .pdf, .doc, or .docx
    • PLEASE NOTE: The quality of the recording and/or performance is irrelevant. This is a songwriting workshop, and not a performance workshop.

Please note: You must have your application number available in order to successfully begin the audition submission step (provided when completing the online application - step 1).

What to expect when completing the online application


International Students: See special instructions for International Applicants.

Current NYU students: See the special application procedure listed under Information for Current NYU StudentsDo not follow these above steps.