Applying to School for Theater

A Crash Course in Applying to School for Theater
Wednesday Oct 21st, 4-5pm Pacific Time (7-8pm ET)


The webinar, will cover:

  • BA or BFA: Which is right for you?
  • Five different ways you can study theater in college
  • How to handle the demands of a BFA curriculum
  • What exactly is an artistic review?
  • What do they mean by “pre-screen”?
  • How to crush your audition (and avoid these 5 common mistakes)
  • An Arts Application Timeline
  • Studying theater in undergrad vs. grad school

Register for the Webinar


UC San Diego

We know that in this virtual world of global recruiting you have been overwhelmed with requests for virtual visits from university representatives.  As everyone experiencing far more computer screen time than is healthy for us, UC San Diego are looking to provide you with some resources to share with students so that they can explore university on their own time.


UC San Diego will be hosting a virtual event Information Session for students in Europe on Wednesday, October 21 at 5:00 PM CEST (8:00 AM PDT).

Register Here: https://beatriton.ucsd.edu/register/Europe2020

If students are unable to attend a live session,UC San Diego recorded a presentation specific to students educated outside the United States, where provided detailed guidance on completing the UC application.


UC San Diego Information Session for Europe:

UC San Diego Fall Showcase:

Virtual Advising with me & other admissions staff:

Recorded Information Session:


Minerva Schools at KGI

Minerva Schools at KGI

Minerva is a four-year, accredited university program created to prepare students to solve complex global challenges and thrive in today’s rapidly changing global context. They are a university seeking the brightest, curious and most motivated students in the world. They teach students to be open-minded global citizens by studying in 7 different cities worldwide; San Francisco, Hyderabad, Berlin, Taipei, Buenos Aires, London, and Seoul. With over 78% of students being international, this is an opportunity to grant students to experience to the world around them and the variety of different cultures.

You can find out more about Minerva here and here!

If there are any further questions Chris a UK undergraduate student of a Minerva School at KGI has offered to answer any questions you may have directly. https://calendly.com/aboorman/60min


CCA Virtual Workshop Invitation!

International Recruitment for California College of the Arts (CCA). Located in San Francisco, CCA is a fully-accredited institution offering 22-majors in fine arts, design, writing and architecture.

While the global pandemic has limited the ability to meet face-to-face, CCA invites  students to learn more about CCA through a virtual visit. You can indicate a topic of interest and select a convenient time via YouCanBookMe.


(note: if you cannot find a time that works with your schedule, please email and they’ll do the best they can to accommodate your request!)


Students can learn about upcoming events, make a one-on-one appointment with a counselor, and take a virtual guided tour with a current CCA student by going to cca.edu/next.


Brown, Penn, Stanford, and Wellesley Virtual Session

We invite students to join admission officers from Brown, Penn, Stanford, and Wellesley for a virtual information session on October 1st. They will be sharing details about the extensive academic and extracurricular opportunities for undergraduates at the institutions, offering advice about the admission process and financial aid, and answering questions.

Information Session | 1 October @ 7:00pm (CEST)

To maximize time together, your invited to submit your questions when you RSVP to the event.

The schools welcome interested high school students, parents, high school counselors, and friends. Space is limited, so please register as early as possible. Registration closes 1 hour prior to each event. Note that this webinar will cover the same content as the first session. If you’re unable to join, it is encourage to visit the admission websites to learn more about the institutions.

Brown | Penn | Stanford | Wellesley


Virtual Preview Days at Bentley

Teachers and students are invited to join Virtual Preview Days at Bentley:


Academic Preview Day
Saturday, September 26
9:00 am to 1:00 pm ET
Learn more about our unique approach to academics, attend a mock class, an admission presentation, and meet academic advisors, current students and faculty.

Student Life Preview Day
Friday, October 9
3:00 to 7:00 pm ET
Attend presentations on student life, athletics and health and wellness. Meet staff and current students who will share more about campus life and opportunities for student involvement.

Diversity and Inclusion Preview Day
Sunday, October 25
1:00 to 5:00 pm ET
Hear about Bentley’s commitment to diversity and inclusion, attend interactive workshops and meet faculty and students.



CalArts Virtual Open Houses

Register for September 26th!

Register for October 24th!


We are pleased to announce that the CalArts invite future CalArtians from around the globe to join us on Saturday, September 26th and October 24th to Explore CalArts. The event will mark the launch of the new prospective student website, where students will be able to learn more about their program(s) of interest, register for events that CalArts will be hosting or attending, view a virtual map of our campus, and much much more.  Students will have the chance to connect directly with CalArts Faculty, Students and Staff from across the Institute, through live sessions that will be held throughout the day.


Schedule of Events for September 26th

Access to Education Panel: 10am-11:30am PDT
An open discussion and panel about access to CalArts education, including information  about Financial Aid, Equity & Diversity, Student Services and Support, Pathways, and more.
EXPLORE School of Art: 
2-4pm PDT
EXPLORE School of Dance: 1pm-2:30pm PDT
EXPLORE School of Film/Video: 12pm-2pm PDT
EXPLORE School of Music: 1pm-2:30pm PDT
EXPLORE School of Theater: 1pm-2pm PD

Acting Masterclass: 2pm-3pm PDT
     Experience Design and Production Faculty Meetings: 2pm-4pm PDT

(Check back for more details about the October event schedule!)


Yale Young Global Scholars

Apply Today: https://globalscholars.yale.edu/how-to-apply
Webinar Series: https://globalscholars.yale.edu/how-apply/info-sessions*


The YYGS (Yale Young Global Scholars) application is now open, encouraging students in grades 10 or 11 from all around the world to apply! We hope you will help share this opportunity. YYGS invites eligible students to join this coming July! Experience life as a university student at Yale while attending an academic session of your choosing:

  • Meet peers from over 130 countries around the world
  •  Aid equally to both domestic and international students (offered as discounts covering up to 100% of tuition costs)
  • Apply by our Early Action deadline 


Early Action Deadline: November 10, 2020 at 11:59pm ET
Regular Decision Deadline: January 12, 2021 at 11:59pm ET


While the YYGS is excited to host on-campus sessions, they will notify students by March 5, 2021, if that is not possible. More details are listed on their  COVID-19 update page.


Discover Central New York Colleges and Universities

Join Colgate University, Hamilton College, Skidmore College, Syracuse University and Union College as we collaborate to share opportunities in Central New York with you and your students.

We will start with a brief overview of the Central New York area, and then offer breakout sessions with all five participating institutions.

Note that we have tried to ensure there will be a presentation focused on your time zone, and have indicated the suggested region below. However, please feel free to register for the event that works best for your schedule:

August 20: 5 p.m. (EDT) – The Americas
September 3: 6 a.m. (EDT) – East Asia and the Pacific
September 17: 9 a.m. (EDT) – Central and South Asia
October 1: 7 a.m. (EDT) – China
October 15: 11 a.m. (EDT) – Middle East and North Africa
October 29: 12 p.m. (EDT) – Europe
November 12: 1 p.m. (EST) – Africa


Jacobs University: 5 Student Scholarships

Greetings from Bremen, Germany!

In view of the current Corona virus (COVID-19) situation, we decided to extend the application deadline for our Full Tuition Scholarships.*
To be considered for the scholarships, students need to complete the application for admission by May 1, 2020. There is no extra application necessary.

We would also like to reassure you that we continue to welcome applications from all students. Aiming for a regular start of the Fall semester 2020 and to avoid all delays for incoming students, we are taking all possible measures to help and accommodate the needs of those who are affected by school and test center closures. We will continue to keep you updated.

More information on the scholarships we offer can be found below:

Women in STEM

This scholarship is available to undergraduate and graduate female students who apply for a degree in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.

1 per Focus Area

One scholarship per Focus area will be awarded to an outstanding undergraduate or graduate student. Find out more about our Focus area scholarships.

Complete an application by May 1, 2020
(Students who have already been admitted for the Fall 2020 intake will automatically be considered for the scholarship)


Short-listed candidates will be informed by May 12, 2020 & invited for a Skype interview with our Scholarship Committee.


Final decisions will be communicated by May 20, 2020




Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Take care and stay healthy.

Best wishes,
Your Undergraduate & Graduate Admissions Team