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AUDITION & APPLICATION INFORMATION

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SPRING 2021 ENTRANCE AUDITIONS

Auditions are only for transfer students and students already enrolled at SDSU.


Spring 2021 Auditions:
Please submit your audition via video recording to:
Dance audition application https://apply.interfolio.com/78171
Music audition application https://apply.interfolio.com/78168

The deadline is Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 9:59pm.

Step 1: Apply to SDSU between October 1 and Dcember 4

Undergraduates must apply online at CalState Apply between October 1 and December 4 for Fall admission. 
Applying to San Diego State University:


Step 2: Apply to the School of Music and Dance in December

The School of Music and Dance will notify students who have applied to SDSU to complete the School of Music and Dance online audition and application. All degree and non-degree programs in the School of Music and Dance require a performance audition or portfolio/paper submission in addition to the regular university application process. Audition applications are due by January 15, 2021.


NOTE: Applicants to Global Composition (GC) and Music Recording Technology and Audio Design (MRTAD) have no live audition, and are subject to a separate application deadline. All application materials for these two majors only are due, via interfolio, no later than February 14.


Applying to the School of Music and Dance:
Undergraduate Programs


Step 3: Audition via submission online or in person

If you noted that you’d like to audition in person, our student services coordinator will contact you to schedule a time.

  • Dance Auditions: February 6 and 7, 2021
  • Music Auditions: February 6 and 7, February 13 and February 14, 2021
    • Percussion auditions will only be held on Sunday, February 9th and Sunday, February 16th
    • Woodwind auditions will only be held on Saturday, February 6th and Sunday, February 7th
    • Brass auditions will only be held on Saturday, February 8th; Saturday, February 15th and Sunday, February 16th
    • Classical Guitar auditions will only be held on Saturday, February 6th and Sunday, February 7th

 

Step 4: Acceptance Letters sent in March

For additional information please contact Shirley Valencia, Student Services Coordinator, at svalenci@mail.sdsu.edu.

 

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS:


All degree and non-degree programs in the School of Music and Dance require a performance audition or portfolio/paper submission in addition to the regular university application process.  Please visit the links below to learn more information about the audition and application process for the program in which you are interested.

 

DANCE

 

MUSIC


It is very important to observe all deadlines.  Undergraduates must apply online at the CSU Apply Site between October 1 and December 4 for Fall admission.  Graduate deadlines for the School of Music and Dance are outlined here.