The College of Arts and Architecture

2016-17 Application and Audition Information

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Thank you for your interest in the Penn State School of Music! Penn State music students have the best of all possible worlds. They are part of an intimate environment offering outstanding instruction in programs that foster exceptional performers, scholars, and teachers. At the same time, they are a part of a world-class University offering an unparalleled breadth of programs and activities for students of all interests.

Our audition dates for the 2016-17 school year are:

  • Sunday, December 4
  • Saturday, January 21
  • Saturday, January 28
  • Saturday, February 4
  • Saturday, February 18

Prospective undergradate students, please visit our undergraduate application process page for information regarding how to apply for admission to Penn State, how to schedule an audition, and our undergraduate audition requirements by performance area.  

For information regarding our graduate degree programs, please access our graduate application process page. If intending to pursue a performance degree or certificate, please also visit our graduate audition requirements


The TRADITION of a world-class University. Outstanding performance and educational OPPORTUNITY. EXCELLENCE in instruction and achievement. Your journey to define yourself starts at Penn State!

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