Audition Sign-ups

All undergraduate students who wish to major in music (in all areas aside from Ethnomusicology) and all graduate students pursuing degrees in performance must audition. 

Sign Up for an Audition HERE

If you have questions about auditions, please contact Katie Beisel Hollenbach at kbhollen@uw.edu.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the continued spread of COVID-19, winter auditions for the School of Music will take place virtually. After signing up for an audition you will receive more information specific to your area.


New Student Auditions - Fall 2021 entrance

Audition Type Audition Date Sign Up Date
Instrumental Entrance Auditions (all areas that require a live virtual component except voice, music education, piano, guitar, & harp)

January 9, 2021 online sign-ups available October 1, 2020 to 
December 25, 2020
Instrumental & Vocal Entrance Auditions (all areas that require a live virtual component except viola & cello)

January 23, 2021 online sign-ups available October 1, 2020 to 
January 8, 2021
Instrumental & Vocal Entrance Auditions (all areas that require a live virtual component except violin & double bass)

February 6, 2021 online sign-ups available October 1, 2020 to 
January 22, 2021 

 

Current UW Student Auditions - Fall 2020 entrance

Audition Type Audition Date Sign Up Date
New Major and Faculty Lesson Auditions September 25, 2020 online sign-ups available July 1, 2020 to 
September 11, 2020 
Non-Major Faculty Lesson Auditions September 25, 2020 online sign-ups available July 1, 2020 to 
September 11, 2020

More information regarding entrance auditions and ensemble auditions