Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters

School of Architecture

Any prospective architecture student who is interested in applying for the lower division sequence (Architectural Design 1 - 4) or upper division sequence (Architectural Design 5-9) will need to fill out an additional application for the School of Architecture, and submit a portfolio. Students must apply first to FAU using the Undergraduate Admission application. Please note that the School of Architecture has separate deadlines for their application and portfolio submission. Refer to their webpage for details.

School of Communication and Multimedia Studies

All students interested in the Bachelor of Arts with a major in Communication Studies or the Bachelor of Arts with a major in Multimedia Studies must first apply to the corresponding pre- major. Specific requirements must be met before admission to the major. Please check the FAU Catalog for additional information.

Music Majors

An audition on your principal instrument is required prior to admission into the Department of Music. For details regarding specific audition requirements for each instrument or for voice, please click here. To schedule an audition, please send an email to and be sure to specify your instrument and the degree program in which you are interested.

Graphic Design

Students seeking a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design must select studio art on the application. Students must also pass a portfolio review for admission to the BFA program.