Application DeadlinesApplicants must complete the online application and submit relevant supporting materials by the following deadlines. If admitted, classes begin in September 2013.
December 1, 2012
Cinema Studies, M.A. and Ph.D. (New York)
Cinema Studies-M.A. Program in Moving Image Archiving and Preservation (New York)
Dramatic Writing (New York)
Dual Degree (MBA/MFA) Film Producing (New York)
Interactive Telecommunications (New York)*
Film and Television (New York)
Game Design (New York)**
Performance Studies, M.A. and Ph.D. (New York)
January 1, 2013
Acting (New York)
Arts Politics (New York)
Dance (New York)
Design for Stage and Film (New York)
February 1, 2013
Graduate Musical Theatre Writing***
*The ITP application deadline has passed. However, we are willing to accept late applications on a case by case basis. Please contact email@example.com with your appeal.
** The Game Design Program will be extending its deadline until Friday, February 1st.
***The deadline for Graduate Musical Theatre Writing has been extended to March 1st .
NOTE: For reasons described by Dean Campbell in her memo on our homepage, we will no longer be accepting applications to any of our Singapore programs.
Notification of Decision
Notication of an admission decision cannot be made until a full assessment of a candidate has been rendered by the departmental admission committee and all required supporting materials have been received. A preliminary notification informing the candidate of his or her successful audition/interview may be sent directly by the Graduate Acting Program, the Department of Dance and the Department of Design for Stage and Film. However, a formal offer of admission can only be issued by the Ofﬁce of Graduate Admissions after all admission requirements have been met.
The Kanbar Institute of Graduate Film and Television and Tisch Asia (Film Production Programs) will notify candidates who have been selected as finalists for an interview. This does not constitute admission to the program.
For most departments, admission notification begins March 1 and continues until April 15. Performance Studies M.A. applicants will be informed in early February. Applicants are informed by mail and in some instances by e-mail.
Orientation information and registration instructions are sent to accepted applicants after receipt of the tuition deposit.