Undergraduate Admissions Requirements By School

Undergraduate applicants to BU College of Fine Arts follow the process outlined by BU Admissions. In addition, our three Schools require auditions and portfolio submissions for various programs.

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Undergraduate applicants to BU College of Fine Arts School of Music, School of Theatre, and School of Visual Arts apply through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and must meet the standards of admission to Boston University.

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Visit BU College of Fine Arts

With programs in MusicTheatre, and Visual Arts, Boston University College of Fine Arts offers a wide array of undergraduate degrees.

What is CFA? It's impossible to sum it into words. The experience is individual. But, the commitment is universal. Art happens here.

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Who are we?

Three Schools. In one College. In one top-tier University. Intimate arts school. World-class research institution. A diverse community of creators, advocates, change-makers. It's hard to sum up in words what makes CFA so special. Let us introduce ourselves to you.

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CFA's Latest Stories

Explore what's new in the ever-expanding world of CFA student, faculty, and alumni news and work.

CFA Alumni

Opera 2.0

BU alums are supporting experimental works and diversifying talent and staff to make opera more relevant and inclusive

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An Orchestra for All

Nicholas Brown is on a mission to make classical music more accessible

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Upcoming CFA Events

There's always something going on at the College of Fine Arts! Check out all upcoming concerts, productions, exhibitions, lectures, and community events.

Comics Is A Medium, Not A Genre Exhibition

Day: Saturday Jan 28th Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm Stone Gallery 855 Commonwealth Avenue

Mathemalchemy Exhibition

Day: Saturday Jan 28th Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm 808 Gallery 808 Commonwealth Avenue
Theatre Arts Alumni

Conversation with TILL producer Fred Zollo and College of Fine Arts Dean Harvey Young

Day: Monday Jan 30th Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm Howard Thurman Center, 808 Commonwealth Ave, Brookline, MA 02446, United States

Comics Is A Medium, Not A Genre Exhibition

Day: Tuesday Jan 31st Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm Stone Gallery 855 Commonwealth Avenue

Mathemalchemy Exhibition

Day: Tuesday Jan 31st Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm 808 Gallery 808 Commonwealth Avenue

Comics Is A Medium, Not A Genre Exhibition

Day: Wednesday Feb 1st Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm Stone Gallery 855 Commonwealth Avenue

Mathemalchemy Exhibition

Day: Wednesday Feb 1st Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm 808 Gallery 808 Commonwealth Avenue

Comics Is A Medium, Not A Genre Exhibition

Day: Thursday Feb 2nd Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm Stone Gallery 855 Commonwealth Avenue
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