All inquiries about admissions, including the application process and financial aid, should be directed to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.  For more information, see our FAQ page and our Undergraduate Handbook.

Auditions and portfolio reviews are neither required nor reviewed for students interested in TAPS.  Any materials sent directly to the department will be returned unread and we will not forward materials to the Admissions Office on your behalf.  If you choose to send in supplementary materials, please mail items directly to the Office of College Admission, PO Box 1876, Providence, RI 02912. If you have a YouTube video we recommend sending a link to  

Prospective students are welcome to visit our facilities in Lyman Hall and tours of our building can be arranged in advance by contacting the department directly.  Tours are dependent on the availability of our staff and should be arranged well in advance of your visit to campus.    The building and main office is open for prospective visits Monday through Friday, 9am - 4pm during the academic year (Sept - end of May) and 9am - 3pm (Memorial Day  - August).    

Additional campus tours and info sessions are available to prospective students through the Undergraduate Admissions Office.      We recommend that you participate in one or both of these programs prior to arranging a tour of our department.

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