Music Scholarships

In order to be considered for a Music Scholarship:

  • Music (any Emphasis) must be your intended major.
  • Complete and turn in the Department of Music Application to
  • Complete an application with the Financial Aid Office by contacting them at ext. 2293 or  clicking HERE to visit their website.
  • Complete an audition for entrance to the Department of Music by April 10, 2017.  Auditions for the 2017/2018 academic year have passed.

Choose from any of the following dates and schedule your audition time today by calling 800.568.6248 ext. 2279 or e-mailing  Scholarship auditions also fulfill the department entrance requirements for both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music Degrees.

September 18, 2017 - beginning at 4:00 pm | Mondays @ Master's
October 27, 2017 - beginning at 2:00 pm | View Weekend
November 13, 2017 - beginning at 2:00 pm | Fall Prelude
February 19, 2018 - beginning at 2:00 pm | Spring Prelude
March 23, 2018 - beginning at 2:00 pm | View Weekend
April 9, 2018 - beginning at 4:00 pm | Mondays @ Master's

Recordings (audio or video) are not accepted as audition material. Please contact the Department of Music to schedule your live audition on one of these dates at 800.568.6248 ext. 2279.


Your audition will include:

  • A 15-minute, live performance for selected music faculty
  • A music fundamentals exam including sight reading, scales and some basic music theory

B.M./Scholarship Audition Requirements:

Prepare appropriate selections in accordance with the following requirements:

Voice Flute Composition
Piano Oboe Classical Guitar
Keyboard Clarinet Electric Bass
Violin Saxophone Trumpet
Viola Bassoon Horn
Cello Snare Drum Trombone
Double Bass Timpani Euphonium
Harp Drum Set Tuba


A staff accompanist will be provided for voice auditions only.  All other auditions will be performed unaccompanied.  Vocalists, please inform us of your song titles or send, scan or fax your sheet music to the Music Office two weeks prior to your audition date. You will be able to rehearse with the accompanist before your audition.

You may wish to consult a teacher in helping you make a selection that best demonstrates your musical ability.

Attire should refelct the seriousness of the audition process.

Other General Music Scholarship Opportunities

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Giving Opportunities

Bethany Grace Rehrer Scholarship Fund