Dance Auditions

Audition Dates 2017-2018


October 6, 2017

November 10, 2017

January 19, 2018

February 16, 2018

March 16, 2018

Dance Application

Click the picture for the Dance Application.

Students wishing to major or minor in Dance at Grand Valley State University should complete an online application for the Dance Program, where you will choose your audition date.

Students are encouraged to audition early, as spaces and scholarships are limited.


Audition Process

Auditions are required for all students wanting to pursue a major in Dance (Bachelor of Arts), a minor in Dance, or for those who want to participate in a dance class. The schedules for the audition days are as follows:

9:00 - 10:25AM - Ballet Technique

ATTIRE: Women - Black leotard, pink tights, and soft ballet shoes.
Men - Black tights, white fitted dance shirt, and ballet shoes

10:30 - 11:50 AM - Observe rehearsal
12:00 - 1:00 PM - LUNCH BREAK 
1:00 - 2:25PM - Modern Technique

ATTIRE: Women - Dark, solid-colored unitard or leotard and fitted dance pants/tights and bare feet.
Men - Dark, solid-colored unitard or fitted shirt and fitted dance pants/tights and bare feet.

2:30 - 3:30 PM - 1-2 minute solo

Please prepare a 1-2 minute solo of any style to be performed for faculty. (No costumes or headshots are necessary)

3:30 - 4:00 PM - Informational meeting with faculty


If you have any questions please call the Music and Dance office at 616-331-3484.

Page last modified April 19, 2017