'America's Next Top Model': Open casting calls for 'College Edition'

tyra-banks-cw-upfront.jpg "America's Next Top Model" is doing a "College Edition" for its 19th cycle, the CW announced Thursday (Feb. 23) via press release. Tyra Banks, having just graduated from Harvard Business School, was inspired to look for potential models among women who are also furthering their education.

Open casting calls are being set up across the country, where casting directors are looking for girls of all walks of life, but who still must be between the ages of 18 and 27 and at least 5'7'' tall. The casting calls run from Friday, Feb. 24 to Sunday, March 11.

Open Call Cities:

Friday, February 24


3:00pm (pre-registration)
Ramar Communications
9800 University
Lubbock, TX 70423

5:00pm
Jefferson Pointe Mall
4110 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

 
Saturday, February 25

10:00am
Jefferson Pointe Mall
4110 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

12:00pm
Bridal Elegance
205 W. Etna Rd.
Ottawa, IL 61350

12:00pm
WPXT-TV
4 Ledgeview Drive
Westbrook, ME 04091

12:00pm
Polaris Fashion Place
Lower level by Saks
1500 Polaris Parkway
Columbus, OH 43240

 
Sunday, February 26

1:00pm (casting call)
Holiday Inn Park Plaza
3201 Loop 289 South
Lubbock, TX 79423

 
Thursday, March 1

3:00pm
Seminole Grand Apartments
1505 West Thorpe
Tallahassee, FL 32303

5:00pm
The Grocery Tree
University Plaza
4710 Vestal Parkway East
Vestal, NY 13850

 
Friday, March 2

2:00pm
La Roche College
Zappala College Center
9000 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

4:00pm
G Entertainment
8805 Ohio River Rd.
Wheelersburg, OH 45694


Saturday, March 3

9:00am
Virginia College of Jackson
5360 1-55N
Jackson, MS 39211

9:00am
Michiana Beauty College
7321 Heritage Square Drive, Suite 160
Granger, IN 46530

9:00am
Savannah Mall
14045 Abercorn Street
Savannah, GA 31419

9:00am
Salvation Army Kroc Center
1833 Broad Street
Augusta, GA 30904

10:00am
Peachtree Mall
3131 Manchester Expressway
Columbus, GA 31909

11:00am
City Place
700 South Rosemary Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

12:00pm
King of Hearts and Bridal Shop
1707 Hudson Lane
Monroe, LA 71201

1:00pm
Prien Lake Mall
496 W. Prien Lake Mall
Lake Charles, LA 70601

1:00pm
Music City Hall
4101 East 42nd
Odessa, TX 79762


Monday, March 5

9:00am
Northern Quest Casino and Resort
100 North Hayford Rd.
Airway Heights, WA 99001

 
Thursday, March 8

2:00pm
Shoppes at Montage
Shoppes Blvd
Moosic, PA 18507

3:00pm
Euphoria Institute of Beauty, Arts & Sciences
A Division of Lincoln Technical Institute
Lincoln Mall
622 George Washington Highway
Lincoln, RI 02865

6:00pm
NW Iowa Community College
603 W. Park Street
Sheldon, IA 51201


Friday, March 9


8:00am
Fashion Careers College
1923 Morena Blvd
San Diego, CA 92110

10:00am
Mark Dodge
3118 Government Street
Mobile, AL 36606

1:00pm
The Shoppes at Eastchase
7274 Eastchase Parkway
Montgomery, AL 36117

5:00pm
Lake Forest Mall               
701 Russell Avenue
Gaitherburg, MD  20877


Saturday, March 10


10:00am
Westfield Franklin Park (Food Court)
5001 Monroe Street
Toledo, OH 43623

10:00am
Frontier Mall
1400 Dell Range Blvd.
Cheyenne, WY 82009

10:00am
Village Mall
1627 Opelika Rd.
Auburn, AL 36830

10:00am
The Fashion Center @ Pentagon City
1100 South Hayes Street
Arlington, VA  22202

12:00pm
Virginia College
5124 S. Peorla Ave
Tulsa, OK 74105

12:00pm
Sikes Senter Mall
3111 Midwestern Parkway
Wichita Falls, TX 76308

12:00pm
Nebraska Furniture Mart/Mrs. B's
7312 Jones Circle
Omaha, NE 68114

TBD time
Westfield Vancouver
8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive
Vancouver, WA 98662


Sunday, March 11

9:00am
Aveda Institute
8188 Park Lane
Dallas, TX 75231

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