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Admissions and Audition Information

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Auditions for Fall 2021 will be submitted by pre-recorded video.  Applicants will upload video in SlideRoom after submitting the Common Application.

Review the audition requirements for your instrument and submit your prepared pieces by the November 1 scholarship deadline or January 15 regular decision deadline.

If you have any questions about the content of your video, please contact the faculty coordinator for your area.

If you’d like some guidance, please reach out to us at

Undergraduate Admissions
Follow these steps to apply to VCU’s Department of Music.  All music applicants must audition and complete a zoom interview with the music faculty.

Participation in school music programs, private lessons, extracurricular activities and employment experience may strengthen an application.