• Interested in applying to NESA? 

    Students are accepted to NESA through an Application and Audition Process. The remaining dates to apply and audition for the 2021-22 school year are:

    SPRING AUDITION (acceptance of students in the Spring is based on availability of space):
    Application deadline April 16, Auditions May 1

    Click here for the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM 

    In addition to your application, you will also need to submit the following:

    • Resume (required for ALL applicants)
    • Grade Transcript from current school
    • Recommendation letters, one from a teacher and one from a guidance counselor
    • 300-500 word typed essay (required for applicants in Creative Writing, Cinema, Instrumental Music, Technical Theatre and Visual Arts) addressing the topic "Why I Should Be Considered for NESA."

    Click on your target department below to see additional detailed audition instructions for specific majors.

    Please address questions about the application process to amunoz2@neisd.net


NESA Application Forms and Audition Guidelines