Admissions Timeline

Dear Prospective Families,

Due to school closings, all admitted student events are either postponed or cancelled until further notice. Please be mindful of any updates that will be communicated via email only.

Additionally, all required documents should be emailed or faxed only to the information provided below. If these methods are not available to you, please contact Ms. Rodríguez directly:

Fax: 617 – 635 – 8854

Thank you,
BAA Admissions

Admissions Timeline and Important Dates

The Admissions Process consists of two stages: an Audition Application and an Arts Audition. A panel composed of staff from ProArts Colleges, artists from community arts organizations and BAA staff conduct the auditions. If the student is Accepted or Waitlisted, they will be asked to complete the Admissions Process, which includes submitting official transcripts.

BAA Audition Application (Online Only)

We are recruiting for the school year 2020-2021! Our Audition Application here!

BAA Audition Application Deadline

The deadline to apply to audition for Boston Arts Academy is Friday, January 17, 2020.

Admissions Presentations

Admission Presentations begin promptly at 10am and are held only on the first Friday of the month during the fall at BAA. Please see our scheduled dates below:

  • Friday, October 4, 2019
  • Friday, November 1, 2019
  • Friday, December 6, 2019
  • Friday, January 10, 2020

Families and school groups are welcome to attend these presentations and tours of our facilities. No registration is required, however, if you are bringing more than 10 students, please contact the Admissions Manager: Christina Rodríguez at

Audition Workshop

Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 | 9:30am – 12:00pm at Boston Arts Academy.
The Audition Workshop is created to prepare students for their art auditions. It’s a great opportunity for families/caregivers to ask questions directly to the judges who will make the decisions for auditions. This workshop is for any of our majors: Dance, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts & Design. No registration is required!

Audition Dates

Doors will open at 8:30am for registration and auditions. Auditions will begin promptly at 9am:

  • Friday, February 7, 2020 | Everyone reports for their auditions
  • Friday, February 8, 2020 | Second choice auditions

We expect every student to be ready for their audition/s. To view the audition requirements for your desired major, please click on the appropriate link: Dance, MusicTheatre, or Visual Arts & Design.

**Students who miss auditions on February 7 & 8, 2020 please contact Ms. Rodríguez at


Wednesday, February 12, 2020 | 3pm at Boston Arts Academy
You must be invited back in order to attend callbacks. Callbacks are only for Dance, Vocal Music, and Theatre majors.

Decision Letters

Decision letters will go out on Wednesday, March 18, 2020


For important Admitted Student dates, click here

Need an Interpreter? | ¿Necesita traducción?

Spanish and American Sign Language Interpreters can be provided for any of our events if services are requested two weeks prior to the event by contacting the Admissions office:

Podemos proveer intérpretes en español o lengua de signos americana (ASL) para cualquiera de nuestros eventos si solicitan los servicios con dos semanas de anticipación del evento contactando a la oficina de admisiones:

More Questions? Contact:

Admissions Manager
Christina Rodríguez at
Office: (617) 635-6470 ext. 32382