How to Apply

Applying to Millikin is a simple process that can be done online and requires no application fee.

1. Apply to Millikin University

Applications may be submitted online by visiting the Millikin University Application Page link below.  You may also apply using the Common App.

Please Note: All BFA programs require an audition or interview for consideration. Prior to scheduling an audition or interview, all students must first be accepted to Millikin University.

Our BA program requires no additional steps beyond the application for admission.

Millikin University Application

2. Submit Pre-Screen Materials - (Acting and Musical Theatre only)

Upon admission to Millikin, applicants will receive an access code enabling them to upload pre-screen materials to Detailed information on audition requirements may be found on our Audition Requirements page, or at the Millikin University GetAcceptd Landing Page. There is a $30 fee to submit audition materials to  

   Schedule an Interview - (Stage Management and Design & Production) 

Upon admission to Millikin, applicants will be invited to schedule an interview by contacting our Audition/Interview Coordinator.  Interviews may be scheduled most days that classes are in session and/or the appropriate faculty members are present.  Detailed information on interview requirements may be found on our Interview Requirements page.  Applicants will have the option to interview on campus, at our Chicago auditions, or digitally.  


If you should have questions regarding the audition/interview requirements and/or process, please email our Audition/Interview Coordinator or call us 217.424.6282.