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GSA 2022 Application Timeline and Virtual Info Session Recordings

The GSA 2022 application is now CLOSED.

GSA 2022 Application Timeline & Virtual Info Session Recordings

October 6th- Virtual Info Session: GSA 101! 

  • An overview of GSA’s summer program and the application process.

October 13th -Virtual Info Session: What’s an Applicant Guide?!

  • An overview of these important documents and how applicants can use them to submit the strongest application possible.

November 3rd- Virtual Info Session: GSA Application Walk-through!

  • A step-by-step review of what it’s like to complete a GSA application.

November through December – Virtual Info Sessions: Meet Your Faculty!

  • Conversations with faculty members in each art form about what they’re looking for in GSA applicants. Q&A included; each session will be recorded and made available here afterward. Free, but registration will be required! 

November 8th: Dance led by Theresa Bautista Watch recording HERE!

November 8th: Visual Art led by Matthew Gaddie Watch recording HERE!

November 10th: Film and Photography led Will Cravens and James Kenney Watch Recording HERE!

November 11th: Instrumental Music led by Dr. Rich Byrd Watch Recording HERE!

November 15th: Architecture and Design led by Mark Richards Watch Recording HERE!

November 16th: Creative Writing led by Dan Bernitt Watch Recording HERE!

November 18th: Drama led by Bo List Watch Recording HERE!

November 22nd: Musical Theatre led by Donna Richards Watch Recording HERE!

November 23rd: Vocal Music led by Dr. Brittany Benningfield Watch Recording HERE!

December 1st Virtual Info Session: GSA 101 (Round 2)! 

  • An overview of GSA’s summer program and the application process.

December 15th – Virtual Info Session: Open Q&A!

  • A final opportunity to ask questions via webinar (but remember you can contact GSA anytime at [email protected]).

January 9th, 2022 - GSA 2022 Application due by 11:59 p.m.

  • Applicants are encouraged to upload their applications before this date; GSA offices will not be staffed over the weekend and we will not be accessible to answer questions after January 7th.

February 18th - GSA 2022 Finalists Announced

  • All applicants will be notified of whether they have advanced to the final round of adjudication.

March 18th & 19th - Final Round Auditions & Reviews

  • Currently, we anticipate the Final Round Auditions and Reviews to take place in person at The University of Kentucky in Lexington. More information to come.

Friday, April 15th - Announcement of GSA 2022 Accepted Students and Alternates

  • All Finalists will be notified of whether they have been accepted into the summer program. A list of alternates will also be announced.

Summer 2022 (TBD) - GSA 2022 Summer Program (Location TBA)

In addition to the information above, please review these items:


GSA 2022 Applicant Guides

GSA 2022 Faculty Bios

GSA 2022 Applicant FAQs
GSA 2022 Resource Library

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