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Special Notice to University of the Arts students:

Please contact [email protected] or Request More Information if you are interested in attending for this Fall 2024. There is still space and we welcome you! Also, click here to read how FTC academic programs align with the University of the Arts degree programs and more!

If you’re seeking to pursue a college degree in Audio, Business, Interactive Media Arts, Film and Television, Music Performance, Music Teacher Education, Mass Communication, Multi-Media or Theatre Arts, then, Five Towns College may be the right fit for you! Apply for Five Towns College online today and follow the steps below to ensure you have everything covered. Long Island’s Creative College awaits!

Applicants seeking admission to Five Towns College in Long Island, New York must complete the following items:

Apply online and the $35 application fee will be waived. You are able to fill out the online application here.

At this time, a Personal Statement of at least 150 but no more than 300 words is not required. It is required for students applying for Fall 2024 and later. If, however, you would like our Admissions staff to be apprised of information you think pertinent for your application, please submit.  This essay can be uploaded and submitted to [email protected] via this link.

All High School and College Transcripts, sent directly from the academic institutions attended. The mailing address is Five Towns College, Admissions Office, 305 N. Service Road, Dix Hills, New York 11746-5871. Please click here if you would like Five Towns College Office of Admissions to submit a Request for Official High School Transcript on your behalf. You can submit an unofficial transcript temporarily but please follow up with the official transcript as soon as possible.

A Letter of Recommendation is not required at this time. For those applying for Fall 2024 and later, one letter of recommendation is required. However, if you would like to submit a Letter of Recommendation from your guidance counselor, teacher, member of the community or your employer to support your application, please do so. Student-Athletes should submit a letter of recommendation from their Coach. This letter should be scanned, mailed, emailed or faxed directly from this person to [email protected] or (631) 656-3199.

At this time, applicants for the Music and Theatre programs are permitted to submit online pre-recorded auditions or can request auditions in person directly from the Chairs for Theatre and/or Music. These applicants may be admitted after submitting both the online application and transcripts contingent upon a successful audition.  Visit our Audition/Portfolio Requirements webpage for more information. Or, for more information about this, please contact the Admissions Office at (631) 656-2110 or email [email protected].

SAT/ACT scores are optional.

NOTE: Students that fall below our academic standards for admission may be required to take our entrance exam.

Students who applied early to Five Towns College qualified for an Early Action Incentive Grant (EAIG) of $1500. The deadline for the Fall 2024 academic year was to submit your deposit by December 1, 2023. Read more about the EAIG here.

Office of Admissions Hours:

Monday, Thursday, Friday
8:30am – 5:00pm

Tuesday & Wednesday
8:30am – 7:00pm


For questions, you can email [email protected] or call 631-656-2110 and speak with an Admissions Counselor.

The Admissions Office is located in room 505.