Accepting Students for Fall 2017




10:00a - Check-In and Refreshments 
10:30a - About NDC! 
11:00a - Financial Aid & Meet-n-Greet
11:30a - Tour of Campus
12:15p - Lunch
1:00p - Financial Aid, Housing, Academics, and More! 

   Click the Performing Arts Box

  1. Receive Priority Registration for Classes before they fill up
  2. Receive Priority Housing Application to reserve a room NOW!
  3. Receive Priority Registration for Summer Orientation before they fill up. 

As part of our dedication to Arts Education, Performing Arts Scholarships are available thanks to the generosity of generous donors. This is a remarkable opportunity that NDC offers students, regardless of their academic interests or athletic involvement.

No Scholarship Audition required for students wanting to perform in a music or theatre ensemble. Placements occur during the first week of class. 

Email us at or Call us at 216-373-6399 for more information. 


Auditions are required only for students enrolling in the
Minor in Music or Minor in Theatre programs. 

Minor in Music: Instrumental 
Bring your instrument if you have one.
-2 prepared pieces in contrasting styles. 
-Simple instrumental exercises.
-Simple sight-reading exercise.
-Interview with director for colorguard/twirler.

Minor in Music: Vocal
-2 prepared pieces in contrasting styles.
-Simple vocal exercises.
-Simple sight-reading exercise. 

Minor in Theatre
-Monologue reading for acting.
-Interview with director for technical theatre.


If you cannot come to campus for an in-person visit, but want to be considered for a Performing Arts Scholarship, you may send a 1-2 minute video of you singing/playing/acting to

You can send video files from a camera or smartphone, or a YouTube link.

Below is an overview of the process and sample scholarship videos. Check them out!




*Incoming students take Intro to Musicianship (MU-103) during their first semester, giving them the opportunity to be better equipped for performing ensembles. Intro to Musicianship, along with choir/band/theatre, is for credit and counts towards the student’s degree requirements. 


June 24
4:30 PM
Saturday June 24, 4:30pm
Christ the King Chapel, 3rd Floor Admin Bldg.
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