• Application for Admission

    All application materials must be received by the application deadline published below. The $100 application fee should be paid electronically as instructed in the online application form. Applications received after the deadline will be processed at the discretion of the Admission Office and may incur a $50 application surcharge. Note: Applicants who wish to audition for two concentrations must pay a second $100 application fee. Download the Application Instructions (PDF) for a complete list of requirements and other important information.

    Application Deadline

    Spring 2015 admission: November 1, 2014
    Fall 2015 admission: December 1, 2014 (March auditions) or April 1, 2015 (late auditions)

    Supplemental Materials

    Supplemental materials must be received by the application deadline. Original documents should be mailed to Mannes College Admission with an Application Materials Cover Sheet (PDF). Photocopies, faxes, and PDFs are not acceptable. We strongly recommend that you use certified mail or another traceable mail service to ensure that the Office of Admission receives your supplemental materials. Please do not send any unsolicited materials, such as headshots, reviews, or concert programs.

    Applying for Readmission

    If you are applying for readmission to a Mannes undergraduate program, please complete the Application for Readmission form and follow the submission instructions.

    Application and Audition Information

    Communications about your application and audition information will be emailed to you from Please update your email address book with this address (and check your spam filter regularly).