Admission Events

The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance participates in a number of on-campus, off-campus and virtual events throughout the year. These opportunities include master classes with USC Kaufman faculty, information sessions, tours, student panels and more. Please note that, while we may participate in programs with an audition component, we do not audition students outside of our admission process.

The below list includes some of our Fall 2023 offerings. Please check back regularly for updates.

USC Kaufman On-Campus Events

On-Campus Information Session (Academic Department Session): Learn about USC Kaufman’s BFA program and admission process from a USC Kaufman admission counselor during this one-hour presentation. The info session is followed by an optional 30-minute, student-led building tour. Register today!

Discover USC Open House: Attend this university-wide, full-day event on October 29 featuring master classes, information sessions, building tours and more, in addition to general university activities.

Group Information Session: High school dance departments and dance studios may arrange for a private virtual presentation by contacting

Can’t make it to one of these events?

USC Kaufman Coast To Coast

Los Angeles:

Discover USC Open House 2023 | October 29, 2023

On Sunday, October 29, 2023, the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance will open its doors to all prospective applicants and parents for an opportunity to experience our dance technique classes and learn more about our program.

Join us for Discover USC, an all-day, university-wide, on-campus event that offers prospective students a glimpse into various schools on campus. This one-of-a-kind event features admission and financial aid presentations, campus tours, and an academic fair. 

Our world-renowned faculty at USC Kaufman will lead master classes in an array of styles ranging from Ballet to Hip Hop, underscoring the expansive artistry and far-reaching hybridity that comes with being a Kaufman dance-artist.

The event will also be punctuated with tours of the magnificent Glorya Kaufman International Dance Center and several opportunities to connect and engage with current BFA students and admissions staff.

For more information and to sign up, visit here.

Read this student blog written by a USC Kaufman BFA student for tips for attending Open House.

New York:

Join the Glorya Kaufman School of Dance for a New York City Open House, November 8–12, 2023!

This special event will feature multiple technique masterclasses taught by Kaufman faculty and information panels hosted by our admissions team.

For more information and to sign up, visit here.

USC Office of Admission Events

  • Information Session: Attend a First-Year Information Session or Transfer Information Session  either online or in person. Register today!
  • Student Led-Tours: Tour campus with a current USC student or take a self-guided tour. Register today!
  • Discover USC: USC Office of Admission representatives are available to connect with students at Discover USC events throughout the globe. Register today! Please note that USC Kaufman representatives are not available. However, these events are a great opportunity to learn about the university as a whole.