To become a music major at UMBC, you must apply to the University AND audition for the music faculty.
Apply to the Music Department
For Nov. 7 auditions ONLY, download the music major application form and mail it to:
Please note that transfer students should also send an unofficial copy of any college transcripts along with their Music Major Application form.
For Jan. 29 and 30, and April 16 auditions, follow directions to upload pre-screen materials here:
Apply to UMBC
Admission to UMBC does not guarantee acceptance as a music major, as acceptance into the music major is contingent upon a performance audition. Similarly, a successful audition does not insure acceptance to the University.
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