Undergraduate auditions

Steps to becoming a Music major at Wayne State

1. Apply to Wayne State University - Apply and be accepted to the University through Undergraduate AdmissionsProspective students should complete WSU application (all application materials submitted) at least one month prior to Department of Music audition date. 
 
2. Submit an Audition Request Form by the deadline for the semester you wish to begin.
 
3. Complete a Live Audition or Submit Audition Recording. Upon approval of your Audition Request Form, auditioning students will sign up for an in-person audition day or submit a recorded audition on a principal instrument or voice. For audition requirements for the various programs please visit our Online Audition Requirements page. 
 
4. Participate in an online interview. In addition to your recorded audition, students will meet virtually with faculty for an interview to discuss your goals, review your submitted audition materials and possible live playing of audition material.
 

Audition Dates and Deadlines for 2021-2022

  • Friday, November 5 (For Winter 2022 Admission)
  • Friday, Janurary 14, 2022 (For Fall 2022 Admission)
  • Friday February 4, 2022
  • Friday, February 18, 2022 *Last day for scholarship consideration
  • Friday, May 6 (Final deadline for Fall 2022 Admission)

*Scholarship Auditions - to be considered for a talent award, prospective students must audition on or before February 18, 2022. 

Winter 2022 Admission and Deadlines

Audition Request Form Due for Winter 2022 Consideration October 25, 2021
Live Auditions and/or Audition Recording and Supplemental Materials Due November 5, 2021
 

Fall 2022 Admission and Deadlines 

*February 18, 2022 Scholarship Auditions: This audition date deadline is the last date for priority scholarship consideration.

Prospective students must complete the Audition Request Form at least one week prior to their anticipated audition date. Once the request form is received and approved, follow-up instructions for creating an online audition profile and uploading a recorded audition will be sent. Thus, the deadlines for registration are: 

Scholarship Audition Request Form Due Two Weeks prior to audition date
Scholarship Live Audition Dates and/or Audition Recording and Supplemental Materials Due

January 14, 2022

February 4, 2022

Febraury 18, 2022*

May 6, 2022 Audition Information:

Prospective students must complete the Audition Request Form at least one week prior to their anticipated audition date. Once the request form is received and approved, follow-up instructions for creating an online audition profile and uploading a recorded audition will be sent. Thus, the deadlines for registration are: 

Audition Request Form Due  April 22, 2022
Live Auditions and/or Audition Recording and Supplemental Materials Due May 6, 2022

Undergraduate Online Audition Requirements

 If you have any questions, please email music@wayne.edu.