Fine and Performing Arts

New Student Enrollment

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The path to a successful start in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts.

Before the advising appointment


Check your email throughout the summer for instructions on scheduling your advising appointment. You will meet with someone who specializes in your major.


Complete your:

(all can be found in your MyRED account)


Watch this video about FPA degree program requirements.


Prepare questions and gather other information for your appointment.

After the Advising Appointment

  • Set up your Huskers email account when you receive the prompt. This will come shortly after notification that your enrollment has been processed. Check your Huskers email daily for updates; this is your official address for all university communication. You may sync your Huskers account to your smart phone with these instructions.
  • Send any remaining college transcripts or AP/IB scores if applicable to
  • Begin your FPA Start Smart course (CFPA30) in Canvas on January 3.

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