Academy Application Information

  • Applicants to the full-time career and technical education academies at UCVTS must be Union County residents and currently enrolled in 8th grade.

Application Process

  • Step One: Attend a Virtual Information Session

    Virtual Information Sessions are held throughout the fall.  Students must pre-register.

    Attendance at an Information Session is a required step in the admission process.

    On-Campus Tours are also available.  Though not required, we encourage students & parents to attend.


    Step Two: Submit an application and transcripts

    Applications for the Class of 2028 are due Thursday, December 14, 2023.  NO EXCEPTIONS!

    Application information is provided after attending an Information Session only.


    Step Three: Take an Admissions Exam

    Students with a completed application by the stated deadline will be emailed more information regarding the admission exam in early January.  


    Step Four: APA Audition

    Academically qualified students with APA Dance or Theater as a first choice will be invited to audition.


  • Attending an Information Session is a required step in the admission process for students interested in attending a full-time academy at UCVTS.  Applications are emailed to prospective students within one business day of confirmed attendance at an Information Session.

Class of 2028 Important Dates

  • Virtual Information Sessions

    All Virtual Information Sessions start at 6:30pm. Pre-registration is required.

    Tuesday 9/12

    Monday 10/2

    Tuesday 10/17

    Thursday 11/2

    Thursday 11/16

    Monday 12/4


    On-Campus Tours:

    Saturday 9/23 9:00 to 12:00

    Thursday 10/5 6:00 to 8:00

    Saturday 10/28 9:00 to 12:00

    Monday 11/6 6:00 to 8:00

    Saturday 12/9 9:00 to 12:00


    Application Deadline: Thursday 12/14/2023