Prospective Students - Undergraduate

Thank you for your interest in the Department of Music at the University of Texas at Arlington! We are delighted to have the opportunity to help you realize your music career goals.

How to Apply

STEP 1 - Apply to the University of Texas at Arlington

Apply online through ApplyUTA. Please keep in mind that admission to the Department of Music is contingent upon admission to the University of Texas at Arlington. Please refer to the UTA Admissions website for more information.

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STEP 2 - Apply to the Department of Music

Complete the online Department of Music application. This is your application for audition, admission, and possible scholarship. There is no application fee to apply to the Department of Music. Applications to audition for Fall 2024 admission are open.

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STEP 3 - Audition

You will select an audition date when you fill out the Department of Music application (Step 2).

Audition Dates for Fall 2025 Admission:


For information on what to prepare for your audition, please select your instrument area below:

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New Maverick Orientation will help start you on the right track at UTA. Orientation is required for most incoming freshman and transfer students. Incoming freshman students attending New Maverick Orientation will also meet with their academic advisor, plan their schedule, and register for their first semester of classes. Please see the New Maverick Orientation website for more information.

Information about Degrees and Courses

Information about the degrees offered at UTA, degree plans and course descriptions can be found in the University Catalog.

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