Undergraduate Music Audition Day Schedule

2019-2020 Audition Dates

  • Tuesday, September 3, 2019
  • Friday, November 8, 2019
  • Saturday, January 11, 2020
  • Friday, February 7, 2020
  • Friday, March 13, 2020

The typical audition day schedule for those auditioning in January, February and March is as follows:

  • 8 a.m. – Registration and refreshments – Alexander Music Building lobby
  • 8:30 a.m. – Welcome session – Alexander Recital Hall

You'll receive written confirmation of your audition day via email approximately two weeks prior to the scheduled audition.

Music applicants

  • 9 a.m. – Music theory entrance exam
  • 9:15–11:30 a.m. – Piano placement exam
  • 9:15–11:30 a.m. – Program interviews (music education, music therapy)
  • 9:15–11:30 a.m. – Auditions on principal instrument/voice
  • 11:30 a.m. – Lunch in the Wise Room at the Commons
  • 12:30 p.m. – Campus mini-tour (Student Center, Halle Library, Pease Auditorium)
  • 1:30 p.m. – Music theory advanced placement exam, walk-in advising, auditions on principal instruments/voice, observe ensemble rehearsals

Parents of Music applicants

  • 9:30 a.m. – Information session with representatives from University Admissions, Financial Aid, Housing and Dining Services and Honors College
  • 10:45 a.m. – School of Music and Dance question and answer session
  • 11:30 a.m. – Lunch in the Wise Room at the Commons
  • 12:30 p.m. – Campus mini-tour (Student Center, Halle Library, Pease Auditorium)

*We kindly ask all parents to remain outside during the principal instrument/voice auditions.

When you arrive on the EMU campus, we suggest that you park in the Alexander Parking Lot, next to the music building. Parking for our Audition Day guests is free; simply bring your parking stub to the registration table for validation. We look forward to seeing you on Audition Day at EMU!

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