Apply: Acting



Course Dates & Times

(Start) Monday, September 30, 2024
(End) Monday, December 2, 2024
Workshop Day/Time: Mondays, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Pacific Time

This course will meet 10 times over a ten-week period. (Please note that class is scheduled to take place on Indigenous People’s Day and Veteran’s Day.)



Application Requirements & Deadlines

Students must be 21 years or older to participate in this workshop.

This class is limited to 16 students. Admission is competitive.

Application Deadline: August 30, 2024.

Please note that admission for this workshop is on a rolling basis. The program may be full by the application deadline. We recommend that you apply early.


Please read the application instructions carefully. Consideration will be given as to whether or not the applicant follows these instructions.

Applicants to the Acting for the Camera Standalone Workshops must submit a completed application form by clicking the Start Application button below. Applications will not be accepted via email.


Before clicking the Start Application button, please have the following ready to upload:

  1. Statement of Purpose
    The Statement of Purpose is simply a short essay in which we'd like you to tell us a little about yourself, your creative background, and your acting goals. Take your time with this. Very short responses will not be considered.
  2. Acting Resume
    Previous credits in theater, film, television and digital content, as well as previous industry-related education and any union affiliations should be included.
  3. Headshot
    Please include your most recent headshot.
  4. A Link to Your Acting Reel.  Please note the following:
  • If your link is broken, your application won't be considered.
  • Do not send monologues. Scenes only please. 
  • We will not open attachments. You must upload your reel to a public or private Youtube, Vimeo, casting, IMDB or personal web page and include the link and password information needed to view it in the proper box on the application page. (Do not send us your personal passwords—only the password we need to view your reel.)

Be sure to sign the Professional Programs Policies on the application page, or your application cannot be considered.


Unlike the yearlong program, there is no visa available through UCLA to attend this short workshop. You would need to check with whoever is sponsoring your current visa for confirmation that you are eligible to apply for or attend this workshop.


Click Start Application to apply for this workshop.

If you are accepted into the workshop, you will be contacted with instructions on how to pay your tuition.

Tuition must be paid in full to hold your spot in the workshop.

We accept payments via credit or debit card only.


Requests to withdraw from the course and to receive a refund must be received in writing by the UCLA Professional Programs office (email is okay). There are no full refunds.

  • 80% refund before first class meeting
  • 50% refund before second class meeting
  • 0% after second class meeting

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