Undergraduate Admissions – Design, Production & Management

The interview process for our Design, Production, and Management cohort involves carefully reviewing the portfolios of between 250 and 350 applicants yearly. We then have the pleasure of inviting up to 25 of those creatives to join our first year DP&M Core.

The undergraduate DP&M Core is for BFA candidates pursuing a BFA in Scene Design, Lighting Design, Sound Design, Costume Design, Costume Production, Technical Production, Stage Management, or Theatre Arts/Design, Production & Management: Applicants may submit as an Early Decision applicant for Early Decision 1 or Early Decision 2;  A Regular Decision applicant; or a Transfer Student applicant.


Applying to Theatre at BU

There are two parts to the BU application process for prospective undergraduate (BFA) students:
1) Academic Review via the Common App, and
2) Artistic Review via the Acceptd portal

BFA Design & Production Core Application Instructions

Applicants must complete both parts of the application process to be considered for admission to the BU School of Theatre. Applications for Boston University can be completed via the Common App. Once submitted, and applicants have received a BU ID, they can apply for an Artistic Review via the Acceptd Platform.