Undergraduate Admissions

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Welcome to the School of Music at The Ohio State University!

Studying music at Ohio State means that you will have remarkable opportunities to grow as a person, performer and student. The School of Music is a small, tight-knit community set within one of the largest research universities in the country, and offers today’s students, faculty and guest artists an innovative place for making exceptional music, stimulating artistic growth, exploring educational methodology and conducting groundbreaking research. Where will music take YOU?

COVID-19 update for visits and events

The university has cancelled all admissions visits and on-campus events, at least through July 6.

Post-pandemic planning is underway. Learn more.

Learn how Ohio State is keeping our community safe.

If you would like to visit the School of Music, we look forward to meeting you in the future. In the meantime, if you have questions, feel free to email music@osu.edu. We will put you in touch with our Undergraduate Admissions office.

Come to our Admissions Events

Practice Audition Day (October 2020) — Open to all high school juniors and seniors, Practice Audition Day provides students interested in learning more about majoring in music with an opportunity to perform a mock audition and receive valuable feedback from our faculty.

Spring Visit Day (April 2021) — High school students who are curious about majoring in music are invited to meet School of Music faculty, observe ensemble rehearsals, learn about the admissions process and attend special workshops.

Have a Question?

If you have any questions about the School of Music, the university, or the admissions and audition process, please don’t hesitate to contact our recruitment office at music@osu.edu.