Audition Dates


On Campus Dates

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Regional Audition Dates

Sunday, October 30, 2016 -Philadelphia MFA ONLY

Saturday, November 19, 2016 - NYC MFA ONLY

Saturday, January 14, 2017- Miami

Sunday, January 15, 2017- Santa Monica



The audition dates above are for students interested in our BFA, EdM, or MFA programs in Dance. To register for an audition, all applicants must first complete the Rutgers University application as well as the Mason Gross supplemental application. For information on the application process, click here. For information on what to expect at the audition, click here.  

Current Rutgers students interested in the BA or Minor in dance, please contact the Dance Department at or 848-932-1367 for information and dates.

On Campus Location: 

All on campus auditions will take place at the Nicholas Dance Studios located at 85 George Street in New Brunswick, New Jersey.  Nicholas Dance Studios are on the Douglass Campus of Rutgers, New Brunswick. The closest accommodations are the Rutgers Inn & Conference Center located within walking distance to the Nicholas Dance Studios. 

Regional Audition Locations:

Miami - The Miami audition will take place at the New World School of the Arts located at 25 NE Second Street in Miami, Florida.

Santa Monica - The Santa Monica audition will take place at the Crossroads School for Arts and Sciences located at 1714 21st Street in Santa Monica, California.

Philadelphia (MFA only) - The Philadelphia audition on October 30th will take place at Koresh Dance Studio located at 2002 Rittenhouse Square. Located off of South 20th Street, between Locust and Spruce Streets. Registration begins at 4:30pm. The audition class will run from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.

New York City (MFA only) - The New York City audition on November 19th will take place at Gibney Studio, Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center located at 280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers Street). Registration begins at 10:30AM, audition class will run from 11:00am to 1:00pm.