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?

Schedule a Visit

If you would like to request a time to meet with our recruiting officer, schedule a visit below. While completing the form, you may request the following options for your visit. Available options depend on the time of year and availability of faculty.

  • Appointment/lesson with one of our faculty
  • Observe one of our ensembles or classes
  • Shadow a current School of Music student
  • Visit the Marching Band Center


If you’d like to schedule a general Ohio State campus tour, register at Undergraduate Admissions / Visit for an upcoming Admissions Overview and Tour. Please note: enrollment for these tours fills quickly, so be sure to schedule early!

Come to our Admissions Events

Practice Audition Day (October) — 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) — 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 recruiting officer, Allison Grandey, at grandey.4@osu.edu or 614-292-0076.