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To be eligible to enroll in a music degree program at Miami University, you must

  1. be admitted to Miami University
  2. complete a successful audition for the Department of Music

Undergraduate Admission

  1. Apply to Miami University via the Office of Admission. Specify MUSIC, MUSIC COMPOSITION, MUSIC PERFORMANCE or MUSIC EDUCATION as your intended major.
  2. Apply to the Department of Music via Decision Desk to arrange for your live audition or to submit a recorded audition.

Graduate Admission

  1. (Optional) Request Information from Miami University’s Graduate School
  2. Apply to Miami University via the Graduate School.
  3. Visit the Department of Music Graduate Admission page for specific requirements for admission to the Department of Music.
  4. If you are unable to audition in person, upload a video of your audition via Decision Desk. All admission materials should be received by Miami University by February 15, 2017.

Contact Us

Please email or call the Department of Music (music@MiamiOH.edu or 513-529-3014) if there are any questions regarding the admissions process.