Application and Audition Information

Audition at Asawa SOTA

We are currently accepting applications for the for the 2023-24 school year. 

  • Information regarding Audition #2, Wednesday, April 5, 2023, will be posted, March 17, 2023 so please check back!  

  • Audition #2 is for students who would like to be considered and did not attend or attended but did not find placement in Audition #1.

  • Please note, audition slots will be available for specific departments ONLY.   Details posted soon.

Follow These Steps To APPLY

1.  Apply to Ruth Asawa SOTA  

  • Complete and submit a Ruth Asawa SOTA Application Form.
  • We accept applications from ALL current 8th grade students.
  • Current 9th, grade applicants are considered if space is available. 

2.  Complete an Audition Assignment (required)  -  Details posted soon

  • Applicants may be required to complete an Audition Assignment to receive audition.
  • Audition assignments are unique to each art department.

3.  Prepared to Audition (required):  Wednesday, April 5, 2023

  • Students audition for one art department or strand
  • Audition prep posted soon.

4.  Apply to the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD)

  • Students applying to Ruth Asawa SOTA MUST also apply to SFUSD. SFUSD has it's own (separate) application and deadline.
  • Ruth Asawa SOTA must be listed on the SFUSD application as a preferred school.


Follow application directions and contact us if you have questions or need support prior to the submission deadline: 

This page was last updated on March 13, 2023