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Virtually Visit The Theatre School

View of The Theatre School from Racine Avenue
In the interest of the health and safety due to the coronavirus, The Theatre School is currently hosting virtual information sessions and other online resources to help you get to know our work and our community, rather than in-person visits. To connect with current students, visit our "meet current students" page; to contact our admissions office, please call (773) 325-7999 or email​.

Virtual Information Sessions

For prospective undergraduate students (BFA students), we offer prescheduled times to virtually connect with a Theatre Admissions Counselor to learn more about our majors, the structure of conservatory training, and our admissions process. These sessions are great for both potential first time college applicants and potential transfer applicants.Click on a session below to learn more or to register.

June Sessions:

July Sessions:

Note: DePaul will be closed on Friday July 3rd in observance of Independence Day

August Sessions:

September Sessions:

DePaul University will be closed Monday September 7th for Labor Day and the fall academic quarter will begin Wednesday September 9th. Please check back in August for The Theatre School's fall information session schedule!

For prospective graduate students (MFA students), we offer one-on-one appointments so that you can chat with a Theatre Admissions Counselor about the specifics of your unique graduate school search. We offer both phone and video-call appointments Monday through Friday between 9am and 5pm Central Time. Click here to set up a time to chat one-on-one!

Virtually Explore Campus

The Theatre School building is our artistic home and used for classes, rehearsals, and productions. This video tour provides a peek at some of our most widely used spaces, in addition to the photos in the gallery below. Each video's description provides additional information and a link to the next stop on the tour. (Special thanks to Sarah Parker, 4th year BFA Sound Designer, for recording her tour for us!)

Part 1: Welcome to The Theatre School! Your tour starts here... (5th and 4th floors)

Part 2: The Healy (4th floor)

Part 3: The Reskin [Rehearsal Room] (4th floor)

Part 4: Room 403 & Studio Spaces (3rd and 4th floors)

Part 5: Movement Studios (3rd and 4th floors)

Part 6: Makeup & Wig Studio (3rd floor)

Part 7: Scene Shop (1st floor)

Part 8: The Watts (1st floor)

We hope that you also join us for a virtual information session to learn more and ask questions! We offer both undergraduate and graduate sessions.

DePaul University is located in Chicago and is split between two campuses: the Lincoln Park Campus and the Loop Campus. Each one of DePaul University's ten colleges is located primarily on one campus or the other. The Theatre School is located on the west end of the Lincoln Park Campus. Housing is available on both campuses, if you choose to live on-campus.

View Interactive Campus Maps

Virtual Walking Tour (focusing on housing & dining locations)