All prospective Studio Art majors must submit a slide portfolio of 12-15 images and videos of original creative works. No more than 2-3 views of any one work should be included. To submit electronically, applicants should use the Slideroom.com portfolio submission portal included with your Common Application.
Prospective performance Theatre Arts majors (Acting, Dance, and Musical Theatre) must submit a recorded audition and participate in a live audition as evidence of their ability to successfully pursue college-level work in their desired concentrations.
All prospective Music majors must submit a recorded voice or instrument audition or participate in a live audition.
NOTE: Students who have not been admitted into the above programs at the department level, but who are granted admission to the University will be offered admission to their second choice major selection. Therefore, we do implore all prospective fine arts applicants to give serious consideration to their second major preference.
Architecture & Design Studies
A portfolio of creative works must be submitted to the department for consideration. The portfolio should include a minimum of one and a maximum of three examples of creative expression in graphic, written or audiovisual form. All portfolios should be submitted to CEA_Architecture@Howard.edu. For more information, visit cea.howard.edu/admissions/architecture-admissions.