All incoming freshmen and transfer students, regardless of major, are required to audition on their principal instrument for acceptance into the School of Music. The audition is the most important factor in determining whether a student will be accepted as a music major.

Upcoming audition dates are listed below. Applicants can select their desired audition date on the School of Music application.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Brass, Keyboard, Percussion, Strings (no viola), Voice, Woodwinds

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Brass (no horn or trombone), Keyboard, Percussion, Voice, Woodwinds (no bassoon)

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Brass, Keyboard, Percussion, Strings, Voice, Woodwinds


Undergraduate saxophone requirements:

• Two contrasting examples from the standard saxophone repertoire, one technically oriented and the other lyrical. These may be movements of a concerto or sonata, or a one-movement work exhibiting both elements.

• An etude from Ferling or Voxman Selected Studies, or an unaccompanied solo work.


Unable to attend an audition day?

Students who are unable to attend an on-campus audition day can upload recorded audition materials to their School of Music application on Acceptd.


School of Music – Undergraduate Auditions