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2021 Auditions
In response to ongoing global health concerns, the UNCG School of Music will not host live, on-campus auditions for Spring 2021 and Fall 2021 admission. Auditions will only be conducted by video recording submission.

Virtual Audition Dates

  • Saturday, November 14, 2020
  • Saturday, January 23, 2021
  • Saturday, February 6, 2021
  • Saturday, February 20, 2021*

* final date for music scholarship/assistantship consideration

Undergraduate Music

The Undergraduate Application to the School of Music is due on the Sunday prior to the virtual audition date you wish to attend. All information regarding undergraduate music auditions can be found at the link below.

Virtual Audition DateApplication Submitted By
Saturday, November 14, 2020Sunday, November 8, 2020
Saturday, January 23, 2021Sunday, January 17, 2020
Saturday, February 6, 2021Sunday, January 31, 2020
Saturday, February 20, 2021*          Sunday, February 14, 2020          
*final date for scholarship consideration                    
Undergraduate Music Auditions

Graduate Music

Doctoral applicants in performance must submit all required materials by the pre-screen deadline applicable to their program. Doctoral auditions are scheduled individually, at the invitation of the faculty following a successful pre-screen evaluation, and can not be scheduled on the Saturday audition dates reserved for undergraduate and MM auditions.

DMA in Conducting pre-screen deadline: December 1
DMA in Music (all non-conducting areas) pre-screen deadline: January 5

Masters applicants in performance and Post-Baccalaureate Certificate applicants in historical keyboard performance and jazz studies must submit a virtual audition/interview request form (linked below) after submitting the online application to the Graduate School. All auditions will be submitted via recordings in the Graduate Application..

Masters applicants must submit all required materials by:

  • MM in Performance (Choral and Instrumental Conducting – prescreening required): December 1
  • MM in Performance (all areas except conducting – prescreening NOT required): January 15
  • MM in Composition: July 1
  • MM in Music Education: March 15
  • MM in Music Theory: July 1

Application Deadlines (for Summer enrollment – Music Education only)

  • MM in Music Education: March 15
Graduate Music Audition Request Form

To be considered for a Graduate Fellowship, your audition/interview should be completed by February 1.

To be considered for a Graduate Assistantship, your audition/interview must be completed no later than February 28.

International applicants may have additional deadlines and application requirements based on the desired program.