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 at Ohio State take YOU?
Admissions events for future students
Participate in our Admissions Events for future students: Practice Audition Day (October), Virtual Visit Events (December/January) and Spring Visit Day (April).
We look forward to meeting you! Request an appointment.
Stay up to date! Receive notices about events for future students by submitting our Future Student Information form. We will not share your contact information.
Get to know us!
Experience our school first-hand by attending one of our many Outreach programs for middle and high school musicians.
Apply and Audition! Learn how.
QUESTIONS? Contact Tanya Sparks, School of Music Admissions Coordinator.
Meet our Ambassadors
School of Music Ambassadors are a select group of student leaders who represent a broad range of interests and talents. Connecting with one of our ambassadors is a great way for prospective or admitted students to learn more about being a music major — and finding your place here — at The Ohio State University School of Music.
Considering a different major? Keep making music!
Musicians attending Ohio State in another major — We have opportunities for you!