Apply / Audition

Apply, Audition, and Interview for the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance

The audition application will open on Sept. 12, 2023


Admission into all music degree programs as an undergraduate major or minor requires an audition for and acceptance into the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance as well as acceptance by the CSU Office of Admissions.

If you have questions about this process, please contact

Fall 2024 Start Audition Dates

  • Saturday, Jan. 20 – in-person and virtual
  • Saturday, Feb. 10 – in person and virtual
  • Saturday, Feb. 17 – in-person and virtual

Resume and Letters

  • As part of the audition registration process, please upload an artistic/performance resume. An artistic resume is a list of the performances of which you have been a part, groups with which you have performed, a list of solos or instances that you been individually featured in a piece of music, competitions you have entered, awards you have won, Teachers with whom you have studied, and any other information that you feel tells us something about what you have done as an artist.
  • You are also asked to provide the names and email addresses of two references.

Degree Area Audition/Interview Requirements

Instrument/Voice Audition Requirements

Please refer to the instructions and requirements provided on individual instrument web pages.