Entrance Exams and Study Guides
Fall 2021 Entrance Exam Schedule and Study Guides
Entrance Exam Schedule
Wednesday, August 18, 7-10 PM, 1030 Music Building (Music Building Auditorium): music theory (includes score reading)
Thursday, August 19, 11 AM - 12 PM, 1030 Music Building (Music Building Auditorium): musicianship
Students are strongly encouraged to study and thoroughly prepare for the entrance exams. Failing one or more sections of the entrance exams may delay the sequencing of required academic coursework and thus slow down the progression to degree completion, particularly the DMA. Registration is required by Friday, July 30, at 4 PM. Register here: https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/1453774537
If you are a current University of Illinois Graduate Music Student continuing to a new degree program (e.g., MM to DMA) and have previously completed the entrance exams, you have met the entrance requirements; you are exempt from taking the entrance exams.