Audition Requirements

  • Please review the audition requirements for the specific art area(s) you are auditioning for in the menu to the left.

    (On a mobile device click on the "PAGES" button above, or choose "View Full Site")

    Our faculty is looking to see where you are now in your pursuit of the arts.  They do not expect perfection.  Making art should be enjoyable - so have some fun with this process.

  • Audition materials for the 2024-25 school year will be accepted at beginning January 18, 2024.  The deadline to submit materials is February 23, 2024. 


    1. If you have not already created an account with Acceptd, you will need to do that first.  Acceptd is a platform used by some of the best colleges, universities, conservatories, summer programs, and competitions.  This platform is NOT connected with and your username and passwords do not need to match.  We suggest that you sign up as a parent, and when adding your student, indicate that the student does NOT have an email account.  If you include your student’s email address, they will need to verify the account before you submit their application. If you experience issues with verifying your Acceptd account, please reach out to the Applicant Help Desk for additional assistance.
    2. After creating an account, you’ll need to browse programs and search for “HSPVA” or make sure you are logged in and click HERE
    3. Complete the application and upload materials as directed.

    For technical questions, please visit Acceptd's Applicant Help Desk.