Apply to the School of Dance

You can apply to the University of Oklahoma School of Dance via the Common App.


Undergraduate applicants must submit via the common app for undergraduate application to the University of Oklahoma. An audition at one of the audition dates offered by the School of Dance is also required.


Graduate applicants must submit a graduate application to the University of Oklahoma Graduate College. We also require a video submission containing a personal performance and choreography. An audition and interview will be scheduled following graduate faculty review of the video and application materials.

We offer highly competitive graduate fellowships and assistantships, including tuition remission and a stipend. For more information please contact Graduate Liaison Roxanne Lyst at [email protected], or call the School of Dance.

Degree Checksheets

This outlines a recommended schedule for each semester.

Ballet Performance
Ballet Pedagogy
Modern Dance Performance
M.F.A. in Dance
Dance History (Minor)

Graduate Assistantships

Several graduate assistantships are available.  The assistantships involve teaching classes for non majors or assisting faculty and they include tuition waivers, health insurance and a monthly stipend.  To apply, please complete the application for graduate assistantship and return to the School of Dance.


Graduate admission recommendations must be made on the prescribed form and returned to the School of Dance. If you are an applicant, you can print out the form, fill in your name and send the form to your references or direct them to this page.