If you are thinking about applying to The Juilliard School, the regular decision application deadline is December 1 and the fee for the application is $110.
Students who apply to The Juilliard School for fall semester should receive an admissions decision no later than April 1.
The following is an overiew of some of The Juilliard School's admissions stats.
|The Juilliard School 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
These are the application deadlines for The Juilliard School.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||December 1||April 1|
The Juilliard School does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
The Juilliard School is an extremely difficult school to get into. The Juilliard School evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, The Juilliard School accepted 7% of all applicants, about 174 from the 2,342 applicants.
Schools that are extremely difficult to get into, like The Juilliard School, accept fewer than 30% of all applicants. At least 75% of admitted students have GPAs in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1310 on the SAT or over 29 on the ACT.
It is extremely difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
The Juilliard School has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
What does The Juilliard School consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
Make sure to check with The Juilliard School for more information on admission factors.
To apply to The Juilliard School, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with The Juilliard School's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
The Juilliard School has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school. The Juilliard School considers weighted GPA scores from incomging students.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
The Juilliard School considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
The Juilliard School does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
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For transfer students, it is extremely difficult to get admitted to The Juilliard School.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is December 1. Applicants should hear back by April 1.
Transfer students can enroll in The Juilliard School during the following terms:
• Fall Term
Can I defer my acceptance to The Juilliard School?
❌ Students who are admitted to The Juilliard School must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does The Juilliard School accept transfer credits?
✅ The Juilliard School accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does The Juilliard School accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ The Juilliard School does not accept International Baccalaureate credits or Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to The Juilliard School?
✅ The Juilliard School is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is The Juilliard School's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for The Juilliard School is 7%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at The Juilliard School?
❌ The Juilliard School does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into The Juilliard School? The Juilliard School is a selective institution. The The Juilliard School acceptance rate is 7%. This means that the institution accepts 7 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to The Juilliard School is Dec 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to The Juilliard School is Dec 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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