How to Apply

Start your path to Jacobs

All applicants to the Jacobs School must complete the following:

1. Submit an application

2. Provide all supporting materials, including pre-screening recordings or portfolios if applicable to your program

3. Complete an audition or interview

Procedures will differ slightly depending on what type of applicant you are. Select a category below to begin.
Important Dates and Deadlines
When Who What

November 1, 2018

First-year freshman applicants Applications due
December 1, 2018 Graduate applicants and transfer applicants Applications due
December 1, 2018 All applicants Pre-screening materials and letters of recommendation due
December 1, 2018 Non-native English speaking applicants in voice, piano (D.M.), graduate conducting, and graduate music education TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) scores due
January 11-12, 2019 All applicants Audition weekend
February 1-2, 2019 All applicants Audition Weekend
March 1-2, 2019 All applicants Audition Weekend
March 1, 2019 All non-native English speaking applicants TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) scores due

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