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Who is Eligible

College students and recent graduates are eligible to apply. Rising high school seniors with a G.P.A. of 3.0 or better are also welcome to apply (you will be asked to provide an unofficial high school transcript). Experienced actors and beginners are both welcome!

To Apply

The application for this program will open in February.

Submit a 1-page cover letter and resume outlining your theatre experience and aspirations and a video audition of a song via email to summerschool@fordham.edu.

Tuition for 2021 was $3,780; 2022 rates will be available by January. A $300 deposit is required.

If housing is desired, an additional $50 housing deposit will be charged (housing is charged separately). 2022 rates will be announced this Spring. The 2021 rate was $1,297.50 for five weeks.

Please note that high school students are not eligible for housing.

When your application is received, you will receive an email notification. You will then be contacted by the director of the program to schedule an informal interview phone call.

Students not accepted to the program will be fully refunded.

Cancellations

Cancellations of housing must be made in writing to summerschool@fordham.edu by May 14. Students who cancel housing after this date will be subject to full housing charges. Withdrawals from the class can be made in writing to summerschool@fordham.edu. The deadline to withdraw with a full refund is May 31. Thereafter, the refund schedule articulated on the Withdrawals and Refunds page will be followed.