Young artists will be mentored in the traditions and innovations of an evolving media landscape that is deeply rooted in visual storytelling.
Working collaboratively, faculty, staff and students create more than 5,000 films each year.
Applicants are held to rigorous academic and artistic standards, and evaluated through a two-part admissions process, which includes submitting both the Common Application and an artistic review.
As Tisch is a community of storytellers, consider both parts as an opportunity to share your story — we want to know who you are, and what you care about; what you've done, and what you intend to achieve.
Therefore, it is important that all applicants review the Admission 2020 Application Instructions (PDF: 339.25 KB) carefully to ensure that they comply with all application procedures and submit all required materials in a timely manner.
We suggest applicants print a copy of their online application for their records and keep a file of all documents submitted with the application.Our students acquire foundational knowledge in acting, dance, filmmaking, design, creative research, emerging media, and dramatic writing.Tisch’s Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film & Television is internationally recognized as a leader in cinema and media studies, film and television production, and writing for film, television and the stage.We cannot return or provide copies of any part of an application, transcripts, translations, score reports, recommendation letters, or supporting materials.Application materials and all supporting documents submitted in connection with an application for admitted students who enroll at New York University School of Law become part of the student's record and are subject to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.Considered the first and only program of its kind, the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music provides professional business and artistic training toward, aiming to provide students with the necessary skills — business, creative, and intellectual — needed to emerge as visionary creative entrepreneurs in the evolving music industry.Admission is selective and based on the applicant's prior academic record and professional achievements.You can apply to the Tisch School of the Arts by using the Common Application, answering NYU-specific questions and submitting additional required materials.Learn more about the requirements and deadlines through NYU Undergraduate Admissions or by selecting one of the following: Applicants to programs which require an audition or creative portfolio are not required to submit standardized testing for consideration, and doing so is entirely optional.Some of the required materials will be submitted as electronic attachments to the online application, while others will be mailed to LSAC.Certain materials are required from all applicants, while others are required from only some applicants.