Entrance exam


Given the current context surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the health measures in place and the travel restrictions, the National Circus School has decided to maintain its video audition process for all participants. 


  1. Select the program for which you wish to apply. Learn more about our programs and admission criteria. 
  2. Register on the Omnivox platform 
  3. Select the entrance exam, by video
  4. Pay the $55 non-refundable registration fee 
  5. Attach the following documents*: 
  • One passport-sized photo (JPEG format) 
  • Copy of your birth certificate with both parents first and last names’ 
  • Copy of any certificate or transcript relating to an artistic training or competitive sports practice 
  • Copy of transcript establishing the last successful year of schooling to apply for the higher education DEC-DEE program
  • Copy of transcripts establishing the last two years of successful schooling to apply for the Circus and High School 
  1. All applications are reviewed within approximately 72 business hours. If your application meets the admission criteria, you will receive an invitation to participate in the entrance exam as well as our preparation guide to take you step by step through the creation of your audition video. 

*All documents in a language other than French or English must be accompanied by a translation.

We recommend that you take the time to watch the video and explanatory materials provided for the Higher Education and the Circus and High School programs to prepare for the creation of your audition video. The official preparation guide with information on submitting your video will be sent to you once your application has been approved. 

Stay tuned for your emails and don't forget to look in your spam folder.  



The deadline to submit a video has passed.

Make sure your video has all of the items requested in our preparation guide. An incomplete application will not be eligible for the entrance exam. 

Once your video has been submitted, you will receive confirmation that your application file has been completed. 



The selection committee will analyze the video auditions during the month of February 2022. The results of the auditions will be sent to the candidates in March 2022. 

For any questions regarding the entrance exam, you can contact us by email at [email protected]

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