LA Application Deadlines
All applicants are encouraged to submit their applications prior to the application deadlines. Application deadlines are set in order to allow sufficient time to process applications and for international applicants to obtain their required M-1 or F-1 student visa for study.
Please note that for the 2-Week Intensive programs and the Young Actors at Strasberg programs, there is no set application deadline; however the program closes when it reaches maximum capacity.
Domestic Applicant Deadlines
Domestic applicants should submit their applications no less than 2 weeks prior to the desired session start date.
Associate of Occupational Studies (AOS) Application Deadline is September 1
(Green card holders, international applicants holding another visa status that permits study, and Canadian citizens are are subject to Domestic applicant deadlines.)
International Applicant Deadlines
- International students should submit their applications no less than 6 weeks prior to the desired session start date. (Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications at least 8 weeks in advance.)
- AOS Application deadline: August 1
International applicants are all applicants who must obtain a SEVIS form I-20 from The Lee Strasberg Institute in Los Angeles in order to obtain a student visa (M-1 Visa for 12-Week, 1YR, or 2YR programs and an F-1 Visa for AOS degree.)
Canadian applicants may adhere to Domestic application deadlines as the student visa is obtained at the border upon entry.
Admissions decisions will be made on a rolling basis, and decisions letters will be issued on or around the following dates for enrollment in the Associate of Occupational Studies degree program.
March 6 • April 10 •May 22 • June 12 • July 10 • August 7 • August 28 • September 10