• How to use the Film School Application Database & Tracker

    How to use the Film School Application Database & Tracker

    Thanks to our many members, the FilmSchool.org Application Database and Tracker consists of over 4,000 applications that date back to 2015, making it one of the most advantageous tools on the website. Its basic function is to track film schools’ rates of acceptance, minimum GPAs, accepted test scores, in addition to each program's many notification and decision dates.

2022 Fall Entry

Film School Applications for the Fall 2022 entry application period.

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MaddsL
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Great School! Light supplemental compared to other schools.
Film Program & Degree
UT Austin - Department of Radio-Television-Film (BS)
Submission Date
Nov 1, 2022
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Applied to UCSD, UCSB, UCB for graduation spring 2024. Admitted to all. Applied and not accepted to UCLA, but I didn't do the pre-work to stand out. Only 3 students admitted this year as CA CC transfers, or 2, per head of CC Film Dept.
Film Program & Degree
UC Santa Barbara - Film & Media Studies (BA)
Submission Date
Oct 1, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Apr 18, 2022

Application Materials attached:
  1. Personal Statement
  2. Writing Samples
  3. Visual Samples (Stills)
  4. Resume

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OneEighthJ
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First Time Applying
Film Program & Degree
USC - Writing for Screen and TV MFA
Submission Date
Nov 5, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Feb 27, 2022

Application Materials attached:
  1. Portfolio
  2. Personal Statement
  3. Writing Samples

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NTG
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Senior in high school. First time applying for BA/BFA programs with a screenwriting focus.
Film Program & Degree
NYU - Tisch Undergraduate Film & Television
Submission Date
Dec 22, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Mar 30, 2022
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NTG
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Senior in high school. First time applying for BA/BFA programs with a screenwriting focus.
Film Program & Degree
LMU School of Film and Television BA
Submission Date
Oct 29, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Dec 17, 2021
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NTG
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Senior in high school. First time applying for BA/BFA programs with a screenwriting focus.
Film Program & Degree
Emerson College BFA
Submission Date
Oct 29, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Dec 14, 2021
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NTG
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Senior in high school. First time applying for BA/BFA programs with a screenwriting focus.
Film Program & Degree
Columbia College Chicago - Cinema Art + Science (B.A. & B.F.A.)
Submission Date
Oct 30, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Nov 13, 2021
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NTG
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Senior in high school. First time applying for BA/BFA programs with a screenwriting focus
Film Program & Degree
DePaul University - School of Cinematic Arts BFA
Submission Date
Oct 30, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Nov 9, 2021
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sriggsda
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Bu has a very simple application, 20 page...
Film Program & Degree
BU - Screenwriting MFA
Submission Date
Feb 1, 2022
Decision Notification Date
Mar 16, 2022
boilingcrappy
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First time applying
Film Program & Degree
Chapman - Editing MFA
Submission Date
Nov 30, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Mar 15, 2022
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Lin0802
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First time applying
Film Program & Degree
University of Cambridge - Film and Screen Studies
Submission Date
Feb 13, 2022
Decision Notification Date
Mar 14, 2022
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Superdeng11
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first time applying
Film Program & Degree
Emerson - Film and Media Art MFA
Submission Date
Jan 15, 2022
Decision Notification Date
Mar 22, 2022
emmk
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First time applying
Film Program & Degree
Emerson - Film and Media Art MFA
Submission Date
Feb 1, 2022
Decision Notification Date
Mar 22, 2022
cyclical
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First time applying to grad school
Film Program & Degree
USC - Writing for Screen and TV MFA
Submission Date
Nov 15, 2021
emmk
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First time applying
Film Program & Degree
BU - Screenwriting MFA
Submission Date
Feb 1, 2022
Decision Notification Date
Mar 16, 2022
lschiozer
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610
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First time applying
Film Program & Degree
BU - Screenwriting MFA
Submission Date
Feb 1, 2022
Decision Notification Date
Mar 16, 2022
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isabixy
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533
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First time applying!
Film Program & Degree
USC - Writing for Screen and TV MFA
Submission Date
Nov 9, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Feb 26, 2022
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AoCarter Silvergrass
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436
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First time applying
Film Program & Degree
Chapman - Editing MFA
Submission Date
Nov 29, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Mar 15, 2022
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jpm
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Senior in high school, first time applying
Film Program & Degree
Emerson College BFA
Submission Date
Nov 26, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Mar 15, 2022

Application Materials attached:
  1. Short Film

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Superdeng11
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first time applying
Film Program & Degree
Chapman - Editing MFA
Submission Date
Dec 1, 2021
Decision Notification Date
Mar 15, 2022

Application Materials attached:
  1. Portfolio
  2. Personal Statement
  3. Writing Samples

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Acceptance Data
For up to date Film School Acceptance Rates, including Minimum GPAs, Minimum Test Scores, After Interview and Off-Waitlist Acceptance Rates, Film Experience and Undergraduate degrees of accepted applicants, Age data, and other acceptance statistics for your film program of choice simply navigate to the Acceptance Rates tab on each film school's page in our Film School Database.

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