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You’ve got the music in you, dance feeds your soul, painting and sculpting fulfill the spirit, and gaming is life. Welcome to the College of Visual and Performing Arts, where we add fuel to the fire of creativity. Explore our Admissions webpages to help you successfully prepare your application to one of our many exciting programs, and get ready to become part of the Arts at Mason!

Applying is a Two-Step Process

The College of Visual and Performing Arts requires you to apply to Mason, submit a portfolio, and/or attend an audition or interview, as required by each academic unit. 

Each program has a specific procedure for admissions, as well as some unique requirements - dependent on the type of student you are. Locate your program of interest in the Graduate or Undergraduate sections for more information, deadlines and scholarship opportunities. 

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