Prospective Students

Admission to the University of Illinois School of Music will be a significant turning point in your musical career. You will be among some of the world’s best educators and artists in their field as well as the most talented and promising students who will be learning side-by-side with you. It’s a rigorous process where we want to learn all about your talent, capabilities, and interests. Click on the links below for more information about the application process.


Application Process:


Music Admissions Contact Information:

School of Music Admissions Office
1114 W. Nevada Street
Urbana, Illinois 61801

Music Admissions Office Hours: 

The Music Admissions offices (located on the 3rd floor of the Music Building in offices 3014, 3018, 3019 and 3022) are open from 9AM-12PM and 1PM-4:30PM during the fall and spring terms; however, it is always advised to email the Music Admissions office to set-up an appointment. We normally set-up prospective student visits at 1:30PM on Monday-Friday.


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APPLICATION DEADLINES

SEPTEMBER 1 - Applications available online
DECEMBER 1 - Final Application Deadline (except Summer MME and transfer)
FEBRUARY 1 - Transfer Application Deadline
FEBRUARY 15 - Summers-Only MME Application Deadline

2015 AUDITION DATES

2015 ON CAMPUS
JANUARY 23 & 24
FEBRUARY 6 & 7
FEBRUARY 13 & 14

2015 NATIONAL AUDITIONS
JANUARY 10 - Interlochen, MI
JANUARY 16 - NYC, NY 
JANUARY TBD - Chicago, IL

FUTURE AUDITION DATES

2016 AUDITION DATES
January 22 & 23
February 5 & 6
February 12 & 13

2017 AUDITION DATES
January 20 & 21
February 3 & 4
February 10 & 11

2018 AUDITION DATES
January 19 & 20
February 2 & 3
February 9 & 10

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