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Welcome to the Dance Program!

"We are never more truly and profoundly human than when we dance." - Jose Limón


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BA and BFA dance audition:

Incoming students must audition for placement in the BA and BFA dance programs.

Audition Date:

Friday, Februrary 15, 2019


For more information, email

Why choose SJSU Dance?

  1. All faculty have professional backgrounds in performance and choreography.
  2. Students have multiple opportunities to perform and choreograph dance throughout their undergraduate studies.
  3. Technique offerings include Contemporary, Classical Ballet, Jazz, Limón Technique, Graham-based Technique, Contemporary Ballet, and Tap. 
  4. We offer a unique three-semester sequence in choreography.
  5. Every student receives individual advising each semester of their study.

Be a Dance Major for a Day

The School of Music and Dance offers interested high school and transfer students a look at a day in the life of an SJSU Dance major. For a full day, students are guided through the many classes offered in the dance program, and are able to sit in on theory classes, and tour the campus. 

BAMMFAD Online Registration

Click here to register!

2018 Date:

  • Friday, November 2

Open Studio Day

Thursday, October 18 at 8:30am - 12:30pm

To register or ask questions email: