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Audition Dates

Registration has begun for Fall 2018 admission.  Late registration for auditions will be considered only if space is still available.  Please contact the Music Department as soon as possible to inquire about the possibility of a late registration. Audition dates for Fall 2018 entry are posted below.

Audition request forms are only available online until 2 weeks before the last scheduled audition date. Entrance auditions are not normally held once Spring semester ends on May 11, 2018 until Fall semester begins on September 5, 2018. In some cases, an entrance audition outside of the official audition dates may be possible - please contact the department directly to inquire about this possibility.

Keep in mind that space in studios is limited and auditions for acceptance into the program are competitive, therefore, an early audition date is recommended.

New incoming freshmen may audition for Department of Music scholarships on any audition date, with the exception of Friday, April 13.  Please visit our Scholarships page.


Audition Dates for Admission in Fall 2018:

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017 (Registration Closed)

  • Sunday, February 18, 2018 (Registration Deadline: 02/02/18)
    No flute auditions available on Feb. 18.  Please choose a different date, or contact Dr. Linda Pereksta to schedule an alternate date.

  • Saturday, March 10, 2018 (Registration Deadline: 02/23/18)
    No saxophone auditions available on March 10. Please choose a different date, or contact Dr. Drew Whiting to schedule an alternate date.

  • Friday, April 13, 2018 (Registration Deadline: 03/30/18)
    April 13 is the only date on which scholarship auditions are not being held.


Audition Times:

  • Students will be notified of their audition time about one week prior to their selected date.

    • Wednesday and Friday auditions will take place between the hours of 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    • Saturday auditions take place between the hours of 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

    • Sunday auditions take place between the hours of 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

  • Music Theory and Aural Skills Assessment times will be given to each student upon check-in.

  • Because each student is assigned specific times for each activity, we are ONLY able to change the schedule if we determine it is feasible to do so.  Please keep this in mind if you have another obligation on your chosen audition day.


Entrance auditions are only for those students who have applied and been accepted to the university who plan to major or minor in music.  Auditions for ensembles are open to all students and are usually held the first week of classes in the fall.

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