Audition Procedure – Requirements for Each Degree

  1. E-mail the Music Department's Administrative Assistant, Mr. Roland Sul, M.A. (sul@uiwtx.edu), to request a password for accessing the Application webpage.
    • Mr. Sul will send the webpage password.
    • On the application, choose from one of the following audition dates
      • Audition date 1: Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 (beginning at 1 p.m.) entering SPRING 2020
      • Audition date 2: Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 (beginning at 9 a.m.) entering FALL 2020
      • Audition date 3: Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020 (beginning at 9 a.m.) entering FALL 2020
      • Audition date 4: TBA (beginning at 10 a.m.) entering FALL 2020
      • Audition date 5: TBA beginning at 1 p.m. (before TBA, orientation) Freshman/Transfer entering FALL 2020
      • Audition date 6: TBA beginning at 1 p.m. (beforeTBA, orientation) Freshman/Transfer entering FALL 2020
      • Audition date 7: TBA beginning at 1 p.m. (on TBA, orientation) TRANSFER ONLY entering FALL 2020
      • Audition date 8: TBA (beginning at 1 p.m./Final Audition date for FALL 2020) Freshman/Transfer entering FALL 2020
  2. To assure timely evaluation of your application complete the following items at least one week before your audition date.
    • Entrance Audition Form:
      • Provide your contact information.
      • Select an audition date.
      • Provide the current e-mail address of one reference who knows your strengths as a musician (for example, your band or choir director or private lesson instructor). Be sure to inform the person you choose that they will be receiving an e-mail from the UIW music department.
      • Vision Statement: Write 2-3 paragraphs on your career goals and reasons for pursuing a music degree.
      • Complete the Music Theory Diagnostic: evaluation of basic music theory skills.
  3. You will receive an e-mail confirming your specific audition date, time, and location.
  4. If, at the conclusion of your scheduled audition, the music faculty agrees that you should be provisionally admitted as a music student, you will be pre-registered for your music classes.

If an applicant is unable to be present at a live audition date, the UIW Music Faculty will also accept a YouTube or Vimeo video link. No DVDs or digital files will be accepted. The unedited video must be from a front view from a live performance or recording session.  Application must be completed and submitted.

Attention students who have not auditioned before starting classes: All entering freshman and transfer students who did not audition prior to starting their first semester must report to Mr. Roland Sul, M.A. (sul@uiwtx.edu) to complete the audition procedure.