Audition/Portfolio Guidelines

Prospective students must complete all Admissions Requirements as well as the specialization portfolio or audition requirements to be considered for admission.

Please click the link for your intended specialization to review specific requirements.

Undergraduate Applicants

  • Program in Music (BFA), with specializations in:
    • Composition & Experimental Sound Practices
    • InstrumentalArts
    • Jazz
    • Music Technology (MTIID)
    • Performer-Composer
    • VoiceArts
    • World Music Performance
    • Musical Arts/Experimental Pop

Graduate Applicants


For auditions, you must register in the application for a "Regional live audition" and then select the location of your choice. Do NOT select "Online portfolio submission" unless you do not plan on attending a live audition or it is not required for your specialization. Once you've submitted your application you will receive a link to register for an audition date in your submission confirmation email and on your checklist. After you register, you will be assigned an audition time slot. 

School of Music 2020 Audition Schedule