AUGUST 20, 2015 (Enrolled Fall 2015 USF students only)
NOVEMBER 7, 2015
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
FEBRUARY 5, 2016*
MARCH 11, 2016
*The February date is not during one of our performance weekends
To attend an audition, please complete the Dance Audition Application Form.This form helps the USF dance faculty get a clear idea of your background including training and performance experiences as well as your future goals within the dance field.
Audition Forms should be submitted at least 48 hours prior to the audition. Each audition has a cap of 50 prospective students. The audition date will be closed once the cap is reached.
Prospective students who have secured an audition slot will receive a confirmation email from the department. Please print out the email and bring it with you in the event that verification is needed. Do not attend an audition if you have not received our confirmation email.
If you have questions about this form, please call 813-974-3867 for assistance.
Please note: Due to early deadlines for out-of-state financial aid, we suggest that out of state prospective majors audition in November.
Directions to USF and the Dance Department can be found on the Contact Us page.
For more information on auditions, please contact the Dance Department at 813-974-3867.
Video Audition InformationIf you are unable to attend one of the above audition dates, please submit the Dance Audition Application Form and send video audition to:
USF Dance Program Auditions: New Dance Majors / Dance Minors *
This placement audition is part of a process to help students learn about our programs and the choices we offer in studying dance as a focus of the college experience. We want to learn about your abilities as a dancer in order to provide the best starting place within our program and to help guarantee your continuing success in dance. We encourage you to take this opportunity to discover the potential of your professional career beginning at USF.
The faculty in the Dance Program place great value on each student’s individual potential in dance as well as in academic success.Admission to the University of South Florida is becoming even more competitive! Please submit your application to the University as soon as possible. Acceptance as a USF Dance Major is contingent upon both the acceptance by the University of South Florida and by the Dance Department through the audition process.
Spring and Fall Audition Schedule
Registration in FAD Lobby
Welcome Meeting with Faculty
11:45 am-12:45 pm
*Attendance to the Dance Performance is optional but strongly recommended. There will be no Performance at the August or February Audition.
August Audition Schedule
This audition is an abbreviated version of our normal audition and is only offered for current USF students who are attending the upcoming Fall 2015 semester.
For more information on auditions, please contact the Dance Office at 813-974-3867
Current USF Students: Non- majors can re-audition for the major at the August and November auditions. Pre-majors (identified as those can re-audition at the August, November, and March auditions. For more information on the current USF student policies for auditioning, please email the department.