MM & DMA Application & Timeline

Graduate Application Checklist

Fall 2021 Graduate Application Timeline

August 1
Graduate Application available online
December 1
Graduate Application due
December 1
Prescreening due (if required)
December 1
Final audition by recording due*
Early January
Audition or interview confirmations sent
February 4-14*
On-campus auditions and/or interviews || *NOTE: The Bienen School has not yet determined this year's audition format. More information will be sent to applicants once a decision has been made.
Northwestern admission decision released
April 15
Enrollment deposit due

*Final audition by recording is only available for MM applicants who cannot complete an on-campus audition. DMA applicants must audition on campus.