Application Process

Below are the general steps for applying to an undergraduate program. Each program has specific application requirements so be sure to follow the link to find detailed application steps for the program in which you are interested. 

1. Complete the University Application, which will become available September 1.

2. Complete the Supplemental Music Application: will become available 24-48 hours after submitting the University Application DUE BY DECEMBER 1.

3. Complete an Audition (except Bachelor of Arts)

4. Complete the Program Specific Requirements

5. Complete the Music Theory Diagnostic Test: Applicants who attend an on-campus audition/interview will complete the exam on site; all others must arrange for a proctor to administer the exam. Applicants wishing to engage a proctor must complete and return the Proctor Approval Form.

***Current UIUC students interested in changing or adding a music degree should follow the application steps outlined HERE.***

*Questions? E-mail us