Applying to the Music Program

How to Apply to the Music Program

Applying to the SJSU School of Music and Dance as a potential music major is a four-step process:

1) Apply to SJSU via CalState Apply before DECEMBER 15, 2020 for entrance fall '21 for undergraduate students, or before April 15, 2021 for graduate students;

2) After you're accepted to SJSU, reply to the email you'll receive from the School in late December/early January about auditions;

3) Audition for the School — Virtual auditions will be held Saturday, February 13, 2021; and Saturday, February 27, 2021.

4) After you receive your audition results, go to your @SJSU address and select "Intent to Enroll"!

For further information, contact the Recruitment office at or refer to the FAQs page.

Important Links

San Jose State University School of Music and Dance - Music Online Application

Undergraduate Students - How to Apply

Graduate Students - How to Apply

San Jose State University School of Music and Dance - Suggested Musical Repertoire