Undergraduate - Apply & Audition

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Join the School of Music

Below you will find everything you need to apply for undergraduate studies in the KU School of Music.

Arrange a Visit


Campus visits for prospective undergraduate students are arranged through the KU Office of Admissions. Contact KU Admissions at 785-864-3911 or adm@ku.edu Get more information!

To include music in your visit, as you are arranging with the KU Office of Admissions for the campus tour, please let the representative know that you would like to meet with music and in what area you are interested. They will coordinate with the School of Music Undergraduate Recruiter who can arrange a tour of School of Music facilities and schedule a meeting with a representative in your specific area of study.

If you have already done a campus tour and would like to focus on a Music-only visit to sit in on an ensemble rehearsal, observe a class or meet with specific faculty, you may request that by emailing musicrecruiting@ku.edu.

Undergraduate Studies

Apply & Audition

  • Admission Overview

    Get additional information on admission for freshman, international students, transfer/change of school, and readmitted students, as well as steps for a Music Minor.

  • Audition Requirements

    Find a list of audition requirements by area of study to ensure you are prepared for your audition and sign up online.

  • Unmistakably Lawrence

    Get community and travel information for your visit to Lawrence!

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Apply for Undergraduate Admission to KU

Make sure to select you are a music major, once accepted to the university, students are eligible to audtion for entry to the KU School of Music.

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