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Auditions, Scholarships and Application for Music Degrees

Music Scholarships and Music Degree Auditions
University of Central Missouri

step 1 icon  Apply for admission to UCM.

  • Priority consideration for Red & Black Scholarships is given to students who apply before December 1.
  • Consideration will be given to students after December 1, as long as scholarship funds remain.
  • Students that qualify for regular admission, and are from any of the eight states that border Missouri, will be eligible for a Choose Red Scholarship (in-state tuition).

step 2   To register for an audition (also serves as the application for admission to music)

  • Every student auditioning is considered for a music Scholarship.
  • Students interested in majoring or minoring in music, are also considered for music admission.
  • The application form includes an option to indicate interest in a marching band only audition.
  • Color Guard and Drumline auditions are held in the late spring each year, separate from the Admission / Scholarship Audition process.
  • The departmental preference is for the Saturday prior to President's Day each February, or the Monday of President's Day in February.
  • Additional audition opportunities:
    • On line audition (using Skype or similar web cast technology)
    • By appointment
    • For off campus opportunities - please contact one of the area coordinators listed below.

step 3 icon  Prepare for the Admission / Scholarship Audition

step 4 icon  Students applying for admission to music degrees, should read the Department of Music Admissions policy information and prepare for the Music Fundamentals Examination.

step 5 icon  Contact the applied instructor in your primary area of interest.

Additional Scholarships in Music

step 6 icon  Endowed Scholarships:

  • Includes new and returning students
  • *The music registration/application form serves as the application for all UCM Foundation Scholarships.  There is no need to complete any additional scholarship applications.

For additional information, please contact:

The Music Department Office:
Fax: 660-543-8271

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