All acting, design, and production interviews will be conducted virtually. Applicants who have already applied will be contacted individually via email.

The MFA playwriting program is not accepting applicants for the fall 2022 semester. Our next cohort will be reviewed for a fall 2023 start.



Mason Gross Admissions

Administrative Offices

Walters Hall
2 Chapel Drive
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Douglass campus

Upcoming Events

On Campus

Program Visit: Theater program visits are hosted by a current BFA student and include a campus and facility tour, class observation, and meeting with an admissions representative.

  • Acting: Tuesdays from 3:30–5:00 p.m.
  • Design and Production: Thursdays from 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Douglass Campus Walking Tour: Join a current Mason Gross student on a walking tour of the Douglass Campus every Sunday at 12 p.m. Douglass Campus is home to our dance, music, and theater departments. The tour will include our performing arts complex as well as the student center, dining hall, and library. Please note the tour is primarily outdoors and about 1 mile total. Registration required; see calendar below.


Admissions Information Session: Join us Tuesdays at 4 p.m. to learn about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a Mason Gross admissions representative. This session is best for prospective undergraduate applicants. Registration is required; see calendar below.

Facilities Tour: Join a current dance student as they show you the Dance Department facilities, virtually. After the tour, ask them questions about the program and their experience as a student here. Registration is required; see calendar below.

Admissions Chats: Meet with a Mason Gross admissions representative virtually on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. to ask questions about our programs and how to apply.

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Please visit to learn more on how we integrate these values into all aspects of our school.