Averill Corkin is currently studying Interdisciplinary Humanities with an emphasis in Theatre at Brigham Young University. She is minoring in music and is a member of the BYU Young Company. In 2012, Corkin was a member of the Young Company production of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.
In 2012, Corkin was included on the Winter 2012 Dean's List. In 2014, Corkin played Princess Imongene in BYU's production of Shakespeare's Cymbeline.